Nick Blessing
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Nick  Blessing

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Frisco, TX

High School:
Wakeland

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Position:
Defender

FRESHMAN YEAR | 2016-17: Saw action in two games, did not attempt a shot … completed Expeditionary Survival and Escape Training over the first block of summer … completed Unmanned Aerial Systems training over the third block of period … will serve as a safety clerk as a sophomore.

Before Air Force: Solar Chelsea U16 Academy … Solar Chelsea U18 Academy … 2015 Academy playoffs … Dallas Texans U18 Academy … started every match for all three years.

High School:  Played for coach Kevin Smith at Wakeland HS.

Personal:  Cadet Squadron 36 … son of John Blessing and Wendy Smith … has two siblings, brother Ben is his twin and also plays soccer for USAFA … plans to major in management … would like to attend pilot training upon graduation … aspires to be a pilot and travel the world … step father Kevin Smith played professional for F.C. Charlton Athletic and Dallas Sidekicks … hobbies include watching soccer and hanging out with friends … favorite team is Chelsea … favorite professional footballer is Marco Reus … favorite book is the Count of Monte Christo … preferred pre-game music is country … favorite movie is Rocky … the person in history he’d most like to meet is Muhammad Ali … greatest moment in sports history was making the Academy playoffs … credits step father and coach Kevin Smith with the greatest influence on his sporting career … mother Wendy played soccer at Baylor.

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