Brayden Black

School: Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont.

Class: Senior.

Sport: Football.

Other activities: FFA. I also used to wrestle.

Parents: Cory and Angi Black.

Favorite movie: We Are Marshall.

Favorite actor: Tom Hanks.

Favorite professional team: Kansas City Chiefs.

Favorite college team: Iowa State Cyclones.

Favorite athlete: Brock Purdy.

Favorite foods: Hamburgers or steak.

Favorite restaurant: South Fork.

Favorite vacation spot: I went over to Omaha Beach this past summer.

Biggest academic accomplishment: Making the Honor Roll throughout high school.

Biggest influence: My dad. He’s been there. He’s taught me. He’s coached me. He’s pointed me in the right path.

When did you first get interested in football: I started out playing in Pee-Wee football. I’ve always had a football in my hands.

What do you like most about football: It’s like being a part of one giant family that comes together. You never let anyone down. I know if I mess up, someone is going to be there to pick me up.

What do you do to get ready to play: Zone out and focus on what I’m going to do out on the field.

Personal goals: I wanted to make the playoffs this past year, especially since everyone underestimated us.

Future plans: I’ve talked about moving on to play college football. There’s a good chance of that. I’d be interested in study either aviation or business.


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