Eagle Eye: When did you start playing football?
Cortlynd Rhoades: “Back in elementary in peewee football.”
EE: Who inspired you as a young athlete to play football?
CR: “My friends and just from watching other football games.”
EE: What position do you play?
CR: “Wide receiver and cornerback.”
EE: What is your favorite part about the sport?
CR: “The amount of teamwork and time it requires.”
EE: What is your favorite memory of the sport?
CR: “Playing in the district championship game last year.”
EE: What are some of your pre-game rituals?
CR: “Staying focused and listening to some music.”
EE: What other sports do you play?
CR: “Baseball and basketball.”
EE: What are your plans after high school?
CR: “Go to Penn State for mechanical engineering.”
EE: Do you have any advice for young athletes who want to play football?
CR: “Expect daily adversity and learn from your mistakes.”
EE: What is your favorite Francoism/saying from Coach Franco?
CR: “The little things will win or lose your games.”