The MMA varsity football team faced off against Principia during Homecoming but fell 16-48 on their home turf. Here’s a Q&A with football manager Robert Moore ’17 by student journalist Kyle Mertens ’16.
Q: What do you do as football manager? A: I review and edit the football films and go to the games with the team.
Q: What is your view on the Homecoming game? A: We played our hardest, but we were unable to win.
Q: How much did the team practice before the game? A: They practiced every day during the athletic period and reviewed film after study hall.
Q: How much do you enjoy football? A: I enjoy going to the games and watching our team, but do not watch football recreationally.
Q: Did the weather affect the team’s performance in any way? A: The rain limited the players’ visibility and made the ball more difficult to catch.
Q: What is your favorite part of being in football? A: Getting to be a part of the team, and do what they do.
Q: What was your favorite moment of the game? A: When we got our first touchdown.
Q: How did you feel the team was going to do before the game? A: I was confident in them, but sadly we lost.