2022 PFN Player Profile: Shawn Solomon Jr – Brashear
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Billy Splain | August 8, 2022
Shawn Solomon Jr
Class Of 2023
positions you play
HT/WT 5’11 195lbs
Other sports Wrestling and track
5th in Allegheny count for wrestling
Why do you play football?
My love for the sport is unmatched. I fell in love with the sport at such a young age when my father trained me with garbage cans at the age of 4. Also my work ethic is unexplainable
Who is your favorite sports star and why?
Kobe Bryant. I try to model my worth ethic after Kobe despite playing a different sport. His perseverance throughout his career was unmatched. He never gave up even when he came across huge obstacles.
Do you have a favorite play you remember the most? Explain:
No. The next best play is my favorite play
What are your goals for this coming season?
Just go in and have fun. All the stats will come I’m focused on winning as a team. The personal vendetta will come itself
What stadium, HS/college/pro would you love to visit for a game?
What is your favorite Pro team, any sport?
What game, yours, college or pro, was your favorite game and why?
Oklahoma v Georgia 2018 rose bowl. That games was just electric both teams gave it there all.
What sports movie would you watch every day if you had to pick one and why?
Friday night lights. Just shows me what a family should look like in a locker room and how a team should play together
What cartoon character do you think your head coach most resembles.
If your mom and dad are screaming at you from the stands, what is it they usually yell?
I don’t hear nothing everything is silent on the field
Name one thing that you’d love to do in football that may never happen?
Win a National championship with nick saban
Who is your mentor, the person you want to be like? WHY?
I don’t wanna be like anyone. I want to be myself but my mom has been my mentor for most of my life.
Name a sport you’d love to play but can’t:
What is your most embarrassing sports moment?
Getting tracked down from behind
Is there anyone in your family, besides your parents, you could consider your biggest fan? Who, Why?
My aunts they go crazy about me!!
When you aren’t playing, practicing or training for sports, what is your go to activity and why?
Training my younger cousins
What is your favorite football memory to date?
When I scored my first Highschool touchdown
What is your favorite play to run?
Power to the left
What scares you the most?
Music of choice:
What was your favorite gift as a little boy? Why?
Tonka-truck. Not sure
What restaurant is your go to when you need a big meal?
Which one? Sheetz or Wawa
What is your favorite vacation destination?
Do you remember what the first football game you saw was?
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