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Daniel Reed | July 28, 2023
Class Of: 2024
Jersey Number: 20
Ht: 6’1/4 – Wt: 210lbs
Other Sports: Basketball, Track and Field
Notable Awards or Recognitions:
Defensive Player of the Year for Football
Most Versatile Athlete Award for Track
Words from the Head Coach:
“Alonzo Rice is a great leader and a wonderful person. His talents on and off the field are amazing.Alonzo Rice won the school talent show as lead singer of an amazing band.”
Now let’s get to know more about Alonzo shall we:
Why do you play football ?
I love to play football because of how physical the game can be. I also love how a game like this shows that you have to work as a team to win and not by one person.
Who is your favorite sports star and why ?
My favorite sports star is the legendary Ray Lewis, because of his leadership skills. Not only because he knew how to speak to this teammates and lead a crew, but because he would lead by example and leave it all out on the field.
Do you have a favorite play you remember the most ? Explain:
My Sophomore year we were in overtime with Central Mountain, they had the ball on the 2 yard line. I was at backer anticipating a run through b-gap, so as soon as the ball snapped, I burst through the line and got a tackle for loss to turn the ball back over and we ended up getting the ball to score and win the game.
What was last year’s season like for you ?
Last years season was a very hard season because we had to adjust to a brand new coaching staff and system because all of our coaches the year before resigned. It was very hard to get used to at first because it was such a short notice to adjust and a lot of us weren’t ready for that predicament.
What stadium, (HS/College/Pro) would you love to visit for a game ?
I would love to visit a Penn State vs Michigan game because of the energy they always bring.
What game, yours, college or pro, was your favorite game you watched and why ?
My favorite game to watch was watching the Patriots and the Seahawks in the Super-Bowl because of the turn it took with a game winning interception by the Patriots.
What sports movie could you watch every day if you had to pick one, and why ?
The Longest Yard because of how funny and fun it is to watch.
Name a sport you’d love to play but can’t:
Volleyball, because there aren’t any teams near me for guys.
What is your most embarrassing sports moment ?
I got my ankles broke in open field my Sophomore year.
Tell us something about playing for Williamsport that stands out, that others may not know ?
The mentality a lot of our guys have. A bunch of our guys know how to just flip a switch and turn that killer instinct on when it’s game time.
When you aren’t playing, practicing, or training for sports, what is your go to activity, and why ?
Playing guitar and to sing because I love music.
Which one, Sheetz, Wawa, or Rutters ? Explain:
Sheetz, only because their burritos are top tier.
Tell us something that you have a fear of ?
To accomplishing my goals for life.
Favorite Fast Food/Burger place and why ?
Favorite fast food is Wing Stop, because I love hot wings. My favorite burger spot is Five Guys because their burgers are top tier.
Favorite School Subject ?
Favorite Band/Musician ?
NBA, NHL, MLB, NCAAF, NFL, Which league is the best and why ?
NBA or NFL, because it’s most fun to watch.
Best Video Game Console(XBox/Playstation/Sega/Atari/etc) and why ?
PlayStation all day because, it’s just the way to go.
Name one thing in life(NOT SPORTS RELATED) you would like to achieve:
To become a great father.
Location you think would be the best place to live(ie: island, mountains, city, etc) ? Explain why:
I say the suburbs, because then you aren’t to far from the city but at the same time you aren’t in the middle of the busy city.
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