July 17, 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 sophomore wrestler David Farr.
NAME: David Farr
HOMETOWN: Cornwall-on-Hudson, N.Y.
MAJOR: Systems Engineering
FAVORITE ATHLETE: Johnny Manziel
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: New York Giants
BEST PART OF ARMY WRESTLING: The brotherhood
FAVORITE VENUE TO WRESTLE AT: Army-Navy match
OPPONENT MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING: EIWA’s
HOW ARE YOU SPENDING YOUR SUMMER: Taking a class, cadet field training, and getting ready for next season.
TO RELAX, I: like to read or hangout and swim.
FAVORITE MEAL: Shrimp Scampi over pasta
FAVORITE VACATION SPOT: Cayman Islands
MY IPOD HAS: Toby Keith, Zac Brown Band, and Hoodie Allen
FAVORITE PART OF AN ARMY MATCH DAY: The pre-match warm up as the adrenaline starts to pump.
FAVORITE PART OF WEST POINT: The friends I have made along the way
DESCRIBE ARMY WRESTLING: A brotherhood of guys who all care about each other and go out of their way to help each other out.
WHAT WRESTLER WILL SURPISE PEOPLE IN 2014-15: Russell Parsons
WHO IS STRONGEST WRESTLER ON TEAM: Stephen Snyder
WHO IS FASTEST WRESTLER ON TEAM: Chandler Smith
WHO IS FUNNIEST WRESTLER ON TEAM: Paul Hancock
WHICH WRESTLER IS MOST LIKLEY TO BECOME A GENERAL: Chandler Smith
WHAT TEAM THAT IS NOT ON OUR SCHEDULE WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY: I’d love to wrestle Penn State, they sell out every home match and I feel like itd be an awesome environment to wrestle in.
I FOLLOW HOW MANY PEOPLE ON TWITTER: 0, it got hacked so I don’t use it anymore.
2014 Getting to Know Archive