Senior profile: Corey Wilson
Question: What are some of your strengths as a football player, and what are some of the things you’ve had to work at the hardest to become the player you are?
Answer: Speed and quickness are my strengths. I've had to work on fully understanding the plays. Also trying to transition back to playing after an injury has been a struggle (note: Wilson played his first game of the season last week against Nelsonville-York and broke off a 49-yard run the first time he touched the ball).
Q: What does it mean to you to be a Chieftain and what do you want your legacy to be?
A: It means I am a part of something bigger than myself. Representing my community. I want my legacy to be the next plaque on the wall.
Q: What are some of the ways that you show senior leadership to your underclassman teammates?
A: I like to lead by example. Try to show them how things should be done.
Q: What other sports do you play, besides football, and what is your favorite sport and why?
A: I run track. Football would be my favorite because of the physical aspect of the game.
Q: What are some of your top athletic accomplishments or memories?
A: This past track season I received a Southeast Ohio All-District medal.
Q: Do you have any pregame rituals or routines?
A: Just making sure I have all my gear so I am ready to go.
A: I enjoy hanging out with my friends and playing sports.
Q: What do you want to do when you are an adult, and why?
A: I want to be an anesthesiologist. I think it would be a fun and rewarding career.
Q: If you could meet one person from any era of history, who would it be and why?
A: Alexander the Great. He must have been very intelligent and determined to be able to conquer most of the world.
Q: Who has had the greatest influence on your life, and why?
A: My grandpa. He has shown me where hard work and dedication can get you. He has the qualities of a man I'd like to become.
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Q: Favorite movie?
A: The Goonies.
Q: Favorite video game?
A: League of Legends.
Q: What's your favorite school subject, and why?
A: Science. I think it is the most interesting.