Beyond the Spotlight w/ Ryan Calhoun

Ryan Calhoun is competing in his Senior Year at Alma High School.

What sport(s) and position(s) do you play and how many years have you been on the Varsity team?
Football, 2 years

List any academic or athletic achievements you have earned during high school career (i.e. honor roll, all-conference, student council, all-state, etc.)
Student council class representative

What do you enjoy most about competing in high school sports?
The Camaraderie

What is your best memory from HS sports so far, and why is it meaningful to you?
Beating Freeland 21-0. We had lost our homecoming the week before and it felt good to reverse roles.

What are you looking forward to most this upcoming season?
Winning Districts and Regionals

What’s your go to pre-game/contest meal? Where do you get it from?
Pancakes

Who is your team’s biggest rival? What makes that rivalry special or different from the other teams you’ll face this season?
Swan Valley High School. I have never beaten them in a varsity sport and want it to happen before I graduate.  Revenge for last year would be sweet.

What is one personal and one team goal that you have for this upcoming season?
I want to get 10 sacks, and a team goal would be to win Regionals, and from there win states.

If you could go back in time and give yourself one piece of advice as a Freshman, what you would it be?
Know your role for the team and never stop striving for greatness.