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Meet The Mid-Laurent Njiki

July 16, 2017

NAME:  Laurent Njiki

CLASS:
Junior

POSITION: GUARD

HEIGHT: 6-3

WEIGHT: 306
HOMETOWN:  Wylie, Texas

HIGH SCHOOL: Wylie

MAJOR:  Cyber Operations

COACH THAT RECRUITED ME: Coach Yokitis

I CHOSE NAVY OVER:  Air Force, Tulane and Georgetown

I CHOSE NAVY BECAUSE: The Naval Academy gave me the option to go to an elite institution and also play football at the highest possible level.

POSITION COACH:  Coach Ingram

FAVORITE MEAL:  Chicken Alfredo

FAVORITE ATHLETE: Lebron James

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:  New Orleans Saints

TO RELAX I LIKE TO: Just hang out with my friends.

RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE: Navy Pilot or Cryptologic Warfare

IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANY THREE PEOPLE IT WOULD BE:  My Grandfather, Jesus, Martin Luther King

IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING: The President

ON GAME DAY I LISTEN TO:  NAV, Eli Sostre, Drake, Chief Keef

MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: Montego Bay, Jamaica 

MY FAVORITE FORM OF SOCIAL MEDIA IS: Twitter is one of the greatest social and technology platforms ever made. A lot of people don’t understand how funny Twitter is.

MY FAVORITE PERSON TO FOLLOW ON TWITTER IS:  Mike Martin

WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS: The crowd, the atmosphere and the flyovers.

WHICH TEAM NOT ON NAVY'S SCHEDULE WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY:  Stanford, they were the school I was really interested in while I was in high school. Plus, I would like to see an East Coast vs. West Coast matchup.

MY FAVORITE PART OF BEING IN A CONFERENCE IS: Being able to play close to home in Dallas, Texas.

THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: Relentless

MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS:  ”You have no freaking clue!” *extremely high-pitched voice*

THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON OFFENSE IN 2016 IS:  Malcolm Perry

THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON DEFENSE IN 2016 IS:  Hudson Sullivan

THE MOST VALUABLE OFFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE:  Darryl Bonner

THE MOST VALUABLE DEFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE:  D.J. Palmore

THE TOUGHEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS: Winn Howard

THE FASTEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS: Tre Walker

THE STRONGEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS:  Bryan Barrett

THE ONE PLAYER ON THE CURRENT TEAM THAT EPITOMIZES NAVY FOOTBALL:  Winn Howard

THE FUNNIEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM IS:  Craig Scott

THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME SUPERINTENDENT: Matt Stewart

THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME COMMANDANT: Erik Harris

 

 

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