Aug. 14, 2014
Each weekday this summer a new cadet-athlete will be featured in Getting to Know, a Q&A series where Army fans can read about their favorite players. Today's cadet is senior sprint football player James Craft.
NAME: Buddy Craft
HOMETOWN: Charlotte, N.C.
DESCRIBE COACH WEST: Hard-working and consistently improving the team
FAVORITE ATHLETE: Steve Smith (former Carolina Panther, now with Baltimore Ravens)
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: Carolina Panthers
BEST PART OF ARMY SPRINT FOOTBALL: Having the opportunity to play football with my brothers on the team
FAVORITE FIELD TO PLAY ON: Shea Stadium
OPPONENT MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING: Navy
HOW ARE YOU SPENDING YOUR SUMMER: CLDT, CTLT, PIAD
TO RELAX, I: Lift weights
FAVORITE MEAL: Tacos
FAVORITE VACATION SPOT: Charlotte, N.C.
MY IPOD HAS: Country and Mumford and Sons
FAVORITE PART OF ARMY GAMEDAY: Kickoff
FAVORITE PART OF WEST POINT: Playing football
DESCRIBE ARMY SPRINT FOOTBALL: Winners that continually strive to get better
ARMY'S OFFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE: Could be anyone!
ARMY'S DEFENSIVE MVP IN 2014 WILL BE: Could be anyone!
WHAT PLAYER WILL SURPRISE PEOPLE IN 2014: David Brown (DE)
WHO IS STRONGEST PLAYER ON TEAM: David Brown (DE)
WHO IS THE FASTEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM: Not sure, Nate Degan maybe
WHO IS THE FUNNIEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM: Matthew Williams
WHICH PLAYER IS MOST LIKELY TO BECOME A GENERAL: Richard Price
WHAT TEAM THAT IS NOT ON OUR SCHEDULE WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY: All Sprint Football teams are on our schedule, but I think Rutgers used to have a team - they should get that back up.
I FOLLOW HOW MANY PEOPLE ON TWITTER: No idea, not a big twitter guy
2014 Getting to Know Archive