Freshman Tight End Jacob Holdmann joins Noah for another edition of “Freshman 15.”
Hometown: San Francisco.
Position: Tight end.
Prospective Area of Study: Economics.
Favorite Weight Room Exercise: Deadlift.
Dream Job: Sports agent.
Favorite book: “Catcher in the Rye”, J.D. Salinger.
Worst Injury Ever Sustained: Broken hand.
Favorite Athlete: Professional golfer Jordan Speith.
Favorite Historical Figure: Alexander the Great.
What’s the best thing about San Francisco? In-N-Out Burger.
What’s your favorite memory from high school?: “Beating our rivals on a buzzer beater in basketball junior year.”
What attracted you to Kenyon?: “The way people treated each other and the overall closeness of the school and the students .”
What are you most nervous about going into your Freshman year? “The work load and academic rigor of Kenyon.”
What are you most excited about going into your Freshman year? “Meeting new friends and forming new relationships.”
If you could add one food item or dish to Peirce’s regular menu, what would it be? “Definitely Mac and cheese.”
What’s your idea of a perfect date?: “Little dinner at a pizzeria and maybe a movie.”
What’s one thing that most people don’t know about you?: I lived in Reno Nevada until I was 13
What are your goals for the team this year?: “Compete to the best of our ability and go leave the season with a winning record.”