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Meet The Mid-Artie Vasquez

July 18, 2016

NAME:  Artie Vasquez

CLASS: Sophomore

NUMBER: #65

POSITION: Offensive Tackle

HEIGHT: 6-4

WEIGHT: 286

HOMETOWN: Riverside, Calif.

HIGH SCHOOL: Vista Murrieta

MAJOR:  Economics

COACH THAT RECRUITED ME: Coach Steve Johns

I CHOSE NAVY OVER: Duke, Air Force and UC Davis

I CHOSE NAVY BECAUSE: I wanted to be guaranteed a job after I graduated.

POSITION COACH: Coach Chris Culton

FAVORITE MEAL:  Waffles (with no syrup)

FAVORITE ATHLETE:   Louis Vasquez (OL Broncos)

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:  Chicago Bears

TO RELAX I LIKE TO: Listen to music and read scripture

RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE:  Surface Warfare

IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANY THREE PEOPLE IT WOULD BE:   Jesus, Steve Jobs and my grandfather

IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING:  An orthopedic surgeon

ON GAME DAY I LISTEN TO:  Chance The Rapper

MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: I spent the summer home before I-Day with my family and it was the best time of my life

MY FAVORITE FORM OF SOCIAL MEDIA IS: Twitter

MY FAVORITE PERSON TO FOLLOW ON TWITTER IS:  Mike Martin 

MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS: It is going to be a long journey.
 
WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS:   The Hype!!

WHICH TEAM NOT ON NAVY'S SCHEDULE WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY:  Georgia Tech, to settle that Navy has the best triple option offense in the country!

MY FAVORITE PART OF BEING IN A CONFERENCE IS: Adds more goals to our list of goals.

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

MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS:  “Stay the course”

THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON OFFENSE IN 2016 IS:  Garret Lewis

THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON DEFENSE IN 2016 IS:  Anthony Villalobos

THE MOST VALUABLE OFFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE:  Tago Smith

THE MOST VALUABLE DEFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE:  Daniel Gonzales

THE TOUGHEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS: Ryan Harris

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

THE STRONGEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS:  Adam West

THE ONE PLAYER ON THE CURRENT TEAM THAT EPITOMIZES NAVY FOOTBALL:  Will Worth

THE FUNNIEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM IS: Trayvon Clarke

THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME SUPERINTENDENT: Parker Wade

THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME COMMANDANT: Kyle Battle

 

 

 

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