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Emmett Merchant

Emmett Merchant

July 23, 2009

1. Name: Emmett Merchant
2. Hometown: Riverdale, Ga.
3. Position: Safety
4. What coach recruited you: Coach Bohannon
5. Why did you choose the Naval Academy: The chance to better my future for myself and my family
6. Team goals for this year: Always play hard
7. Personal goals for this year: Continue to stay focused and positive
8. Favorite Food: Pizza
9. Favorite TV Show: Dexter
10. Favorite Movie: The Waterboy
11. Best thing about playing Navy football: My teammates
12. Game you are most looking forward to this year: Ohio State
13. Three people (dead or alive) that you would like to have dinner with: Martin Luther King Jr., Muhammad Ali and Vida Guerra
14. What is on your Ipod right now: Swag Surfin' by F.L.Y
15. Nickname: Money Merch
16. Hobbies: Listen to music and playing video games
17. Prized Possession: None
18. I would have liked to have witnessed? A Muhammad Ali fight
19. Most memorable sports moment: Georgia Tech 1990 National Championship
20. The team I would like to play that is not on our schedule: Georgia Tech
21. Favorite NFL Team: Redskins/Falcons
22. Favorite NFL Player: Bob Sanders
23. Favorite NBA Team: Hawks
24. Favorite NBA Player: Lebron James
25. Favorite Baseball team: Atlanta Braves
26. Favorite Baseball player: Chipper Jones
27. Favorite sport to watch at Navy other than football: Lacrosse
28. Most famous person that I have met: Ciara (R&B singer)
29. Before a game I have to: Listen to music and chew gum
30. Non-athletic talent: None
31. What do you want to do after graduation: Unsure
32. Most famous alum from my high school: T.I., Ciara
33. Favorite college football stadium: Bobby Dodd Stadium
34. What is your major: Economics
35. Favorite teacher at the Academy: Professor Little

 

 

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