October 7, 2022 Local Stories in and Around St. Joseph, Illinois

5 Question Friday with senior Jackson Greer

Every Friday we are asking an SJO junior or senior athlete five questions. This week we talked to Jackson Greer.

What is the best part about playing soccer for SJO?
I really enjoy playing with all my teammates. Some I have played with on SJFC competitive since about 4th grade and now we are Seniors. Plus all the parents and fans who come watch us play and support us through the season.

What has playing on the team taught you about yourself?
Playing on the team has taught me a few things. First commitment and discipline. I enjoy soccer and have committed to do the best I can for the team and discipline myself to achieve that goal. It has also taught me leadership. I had some great role models and appreciate them helping me along during my Freshman and Sophomore years.

Do you have any pre-practice rituals or pre-game superstitions?
Some rituals I have is before a game I eat the same meal for breakfast. 2 bacon and jelly sandwiches a banana and a glass orange juice. Then getting ready for the game I listen to music.

What opponent are you most looking forward to?
I am most looking forward to playing Bismarck .. I’d really like to beat them my Senior year.


What are your goals for the season?
My goals for the season is for our team to win regionalsWhat are your goals for the season?

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