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Wave Ryder

Wave Ryder

Aug. 3, 2012

NAME: Wave Ryder

HOMETOWN: Kaneohe Hawaii

FAVORITE MEAL:  Spicy tuna roll

FAVORITE TEAM GROWING UP:  Green Bay Packers

FAVORITE PLAYER GROWING UP:  Troy Polamalu

YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT I:  Like to cook.

TO RELAX I LIKE TO:  Go to the beach and watch movies.

RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE:  Aviation.

WHAT HAS SURPRISED ME THE MOST ABOUT THE ACADEMY IS:  The people who attend the Academy.

AFTER MY SERVICE COMMITMENT I HOPE TO BE:  Live back home in the islands.

IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANYONE IN HISTORY IT WOULD BE:  King Kamehameha

MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS:  "CTR-Choose The Right"

IF I COULD BE ANYONE IN HISTORY I WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY):  Duke Kahanamoku, because he was a role model for the Hawaiian  people.

IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING:  In the NFL.

IF I COULD TRADE PLACES WITH ONE OF MY TEAMMATES IT WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Mike Huf because he got "game"

IF I COULD BE COACH FOR A DAY I WOULD:  Team film session watching "Remember the Titans"

WHEN MY PARENTS ARE IN TOWN I LIKE TO:  Spend as much time with them as possible.

ON MY IPOD IS:  SOJA

MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS:  Camping on the beach in Hawaii with my family and friends

MY FAVORITE MEAL IN KING HALL IS:  Buffalo Chicken sandwiches

MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS:  This is a really nice campus.


 

 

WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS:  The pregame anticipation and excitement

MY FAVORITE CLASS IS (NAME AND WHY):  French because it is something new for me.

THE FIRST TIME I RAN OUT OF THE TUNNEL AT NAVY-MARINE CORPS I:  Was amazed with the jets flying over as we ran out.

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

10/25/14 San Jose State 1:00 PM
11/01/14 vs Notre Dame 8:00 PM
11/15/14 Georgia Southern 3:30 PM
11/28/14 at South Alabama TBA
12/13/14 vs Army 3:00 PM