You are here

Athlete of the Week: Samantha Brizman

Photo Submitted
Staff Report
2:21 pm PDT June 9, 2014

Samanta Brizman is a 10-year-old football player.

What do you like most about playing football?

I like the game and playing it. I’ve been playing it at school for a long time, it’s fun to enjoy the game and make touchdowns.

What do you hope you’ll get out of playing football?

I think I’m going to make it farther so I can try to at least get somewhere with it, and I think I will.

What hobbies or activities besides football do you like to do?

Horseback writing, jujitsu and playing baseball.

What is one of your favorite family vacation memories?

Hawaii, I went to a wedding it was really fun. I snorkeling, too.

What’s your favorite position to play?

Receiver. Definitely receiver. I like running and making touchdowns, it’s just fun for me.

What is your favorite school subject?

Art, I like drawing and I’ve been doing it since I was a little girl.

What is currently your favorite song?

“Dare (La La La)” by Shakira.

Which language do you wish you could speak?

Hebrew, my parents always speak it around the house and I wish I could understand it.

Who do you look up to for inspiration a lot?

My friend Marcus. He’s done a lot of sports and he’s helped learn how to play football and introduced me to it.

What would your dream job be?

One of them would be to open a bakery, or being a football coach.