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2021 PFN Player Preview: Jordan Mayer-Thomas Jefferson Jaguars @Jordanmayer33 @TJHSJaguars

Written by: on Sunday, August 22nd, 2021

 

Thomas Jefferson, Pa Jaguars

Class of: 2023

Jersey#: 33

Ht: 6’5 – Wt: 235

Awards:
All State and All Conference at DE, WPIAL and State Championship

Other Sports: Basketball

Twitter: @Jordanmayer33

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Why do you play football?
I play football because I’ve loved the game since I was 5 and it just stuck.

Favorite Athlete and Why?
Michael Jordan is my favorite sports star, because his mentality and the way he inspired people to work at your craft and achieve your goals.

Do you have a favorite play you remember the most? Explain:
My favorite play is the tight-end screen at the WPIAL game and ran for 20 yards down the sideline and lowered my shoulder and everyone was going crazy.

What are your goals for this coming season?
My goals for this season is to lead the team and perform and show the next level what I can do and what I’m about… straight business.

Favorite Sports Team?
My favorite sports team is the Pittsburgh Steelers.

What game, yours, college or pro, was your favorite game and why?
When Antonio Holmes caught a amazing toe-tap catch to win the superbowl.

Favorite Sports Movie?
The movie I would watch everyday, is The Blindside, because no matter what the kid faced in his life, he never backed down and never gave up and made it out of the situation he had.

What cartoon character do you think your head coach most resembles?
No character resembles Cherp, when it comes to him, it’s straight business.

If your mom and dad are screaming at you from the stands, what is it they usually yell?
They usually yell “let’s go”.

Who is your mentor, the person you want to be like?
My uncle bran is my mentor, and he has inspired me to be great in every way. He shows me the way and he pushes me to be better.

Name a sport you’d love to play but can’t??
I would play baseball.

Most embarrassing sports moment?
My most embarrassing moment was walking out for the game with someone else’s helmet on.

Is there anyone in your family, besides your parents, you could consider your biggest fan?
My uncle would have to be my biggest fan because he is so into the sport he has a different type of passion for it and just wants me to succeed.

When you aren’t playing, practicing or training for sports, what is your go to activity and why?
My go to activity is to lift or go play pick up basketball with people.

What is your favorite football memory to date?
My favorite sports moment to date is going from 0-10 to 10-0 and winning WPIAL and States.

Favorite Play?
My favorite play to run is the right-end screen.

What scares you most?
What scares me the most is failing to make my dreams come true.

Music of Choice?
My favorite music to listen to is Rap.

What was your favorite gift as a little boy?
My favorite gift as a kid was a basketball, because it kept me busy and I loved playing.

What restaurant is your go to when you need a big meal?
My go to restaurant is Wendy’s.

Which one, Sheetz or Wawa?
Definitely Sheetz over Wawa!

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