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Billy Splain | May 19, 2023
Red Lion Area
Class Of 2024
5 touchdowns, 21 receptions, 210 yards in only 6 games
2nd Team Wr last year
Head coach Jesse Shay says “Damien is a Tall, strong receiver. Great Body Control. Very Good at “high-pointing” the ball”.
Why do you play football?
Because i grew up loving the sport and I want to make my family proud.
Who is your favorite sports star and WHY?
Jalen Hurts because he shows resiliency and I he has a mindset that every athletes should have.
Do you have a favorite play you remember the most? Explain:
Last game agains dallastown i had a 1 handed catch over Michael Scott for a touchdown
What was last years season like for you?
Full of ups and downs in the beginning but at the end i started to find my groove and realize the damage i can do.
What are your goals for this coming season?
Lead the league in every receiving stat and also hold the all time receiving records for red lion. I want to go to playoff not just to say that i went but to win.
Who is the best player you ever lined up against?
What stadium, HS/college/pro would you love to visit for a game?
I would love to visit the dome in syracuse for a college football game
What is your favorite Pro team, any sport?
What game, yours, college or pro, was your favorite game you watched and why?
The last game against dallastown because i felt like i could do absolutely anything
What would you do to improve the recruiting process?
Have coaches just a little more available to reach out to.
Describe what the perfect teammate is
Someone who not necessarily is good on the field but someone who takes the time to help another brother get better no matter what.
Tell everyone why you think football is good for a community
Because it can bring people together
Name one thing that you’d love to do in football that may never happen?
play in the NFL
Who is your mentor, the person you want to be like? WHY?
My dad because he shows me every day how i can be a better person over all and a better man
What is your favorite practice drill? What is your least favorite practice drill?
One on ones is my favorite and the “bull the neck” drill is my least
Preseason Two a Days are:
A great way to get better and ready for the season
Is there anyone in your family, besides your parents, you could consider your biggest fan? Who, Why?
my siblings because they’re always there for me no matter what.
When you aren’t playing, practicing or training for sports, what is your go to activity and why?
What is your favorite football memory to date?
My one handed catch
What is your favorite play to run?
is a hot dog a sandwich?
Not a chance
Music of choice:
Best thing you ever got from a teammate? Why?
Best Pizza topping?
Which one? Sheetz or Wawa
What is your favorite vacation destination?
the beach i don’t care what beach
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