High School Football

Behind the Facemask with Lummi’s Adam Lawrence

Year: Senior

Height: 5-foot-10

Weight: 308 pounds

Positions: Center/nose guard

Question: How did you first start playing football?

Answer: Wolf Pack. I started playing because my cousin was playing for the Blackhawks, and I looked up to him.

Q: What do you like most about playing football?

A: Knowing that I have people behind my back that will fight for me, and I will fight for them.

Q: What is your favorite part of game night?

A: The excitement before the game.

Q: What is your favorite football memory?

A: Playing in the Tacoma Dome.

Q: What is your favorite play to run on game night and why?

A: Able Ocean.

Q: Who is the funniest guy on your team and why?

A: Stanford Hoskins, because he is always cracking ... jokes trying to find a way to make us laugh.

Q: What is your usual/favorite pregame meal?

A: Ham sandwich and a banana smoothie.

Q: Do you have any pregame rituals/superstitions?

A: I like to be by myself before the game.

Q: Is there a reason you chose your jersey number?

A: No, but it (No. 72) grew on me.

Q: What position, other than the ones you currently play, would you like to try and why?

A: Running back, because it looks fun.

Q: What drill do you dislike running the most in practice?

A: Pushing the three-man sled.

Q: Do you root for the Huskies or Cougars and why?

A: Cougars, because I want to go there.

Q: Who is your favorite NFL player and why?

A: Michael Bennett.

Q: What do you think is the best sports movie and why?

A: “When the Game Stands Tall,” because they play as a team.

Q: What other sports do you like to play?

A: Basketball and baseball.

Q: What do you plan to do after you are done with high school?

A: Go to WSU.

Q: What other hobbies do you have?

A: Beat box and play the ukulele.

Q: What is the most played song on your phone/iPod?

A: “I Need Answers” by Dizzy Wright.

Q: What is your favorite TV show and why?

A: “Cheers,” because I always used to watch it with my grandpa.

Q: What is your favorite video game?

A: “NBA 2K15.”

Q: What is your most favorite and least favorite class in school and why?

A: Physics and math.