Getting to Know: Eric Peng

Eric Peng

Eric Peng
Aug. 4, 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 junior golfer Eric Peng.

NAME: Eric Peng

HOMETOWN:
San Diego, Calif.

MAJOR:
Management and Chinese

DESCRIBE COACH WATTS:
Friendly, determined coach that wants nothing but to make us better.

FAVORITE ATHLETE:
Roger Federer

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: San Diego Chargers

BEST PART OF ARMY GOLF:
Being able to beat Navy every year

FAVORITE COURSE TO PLAY: Torrey Pines South Course

OPPONENT MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING: Anybody in Regionals  next year

HOW ARE YOU SPENDING YOUR SUMMER: CTLT at FT Lewis, a bit of leave, then Beast 2 Squad Leader

TO RELAX, I: Blast music

FAVORITE MEAL: Anything at Chick-Fil-A

FAVORITE VACATION SPOT: Baja, Mexico

FAVORITE PART OF WEST POINT: Becoming friends with people I never thought I would become friends with.

DESCRIBE ARMY GOLF: Cohesive team of guys always looking to stay fit and ready to get after it every day at practice.

ARMY’S MVP IN 2014 WILL BE: Peter Kim

WHAT PLAYER WILL SURPRISE PEOPLE IN 2014: Harrison Florence

WHO IS THE STRONGEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM: Peter Kim

WHO IS THE FASTEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM: Eric Peng

WHO IS THE FUNNIEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM:
Marcus Plunkett

WHICH PLAYER IS MOST LIKLEY TO BECOME A GENERAL:
Marcus Plunkett

WHAT EVENT THAT IS NOT ON THE SCHEDULE WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY:
The Prestige, because it’s at one of the nicest courses in California and holds some of the nation’s best teams.

I FOLLOW HOW MANY PEOPLE ON TWITTER: About 30, I don’t use it often



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