Editor’s note: This is a regular feature profiling senior athletes at Bryant High School.
NAME: Austin Dunnahoo
PARENTS: Jim and Karen Dunnahoo
SIBLINGS: I have two brothers and one sister. My older brother is 22 and my little brother is 13 and my little sister’s 14.
FAVORITE SUBJECT IN SCHOOL: History
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME? Hunt and fish
FAVORITE FOOD: Chicken Alfredo[more]
FAVORITE MUSIC ARTIST OR GROUP: Jason Aldean
FAVORITE MOVIE: Hangover
FAVORITE TV SHOW: That 70’s Show
WHAT WAS YOUR FAVORITE TOY AS A KID? Guitar
WHAT ARE YOUR PLANS AFTER HIGH SCHOOL? To either be a firefighter or take over my dad’s business.
OTHER THAN YOUR PARENTS, WHO HAS HAD THE BIGGEST INFLUENCE ON YOUR LIFE? My grandpa. He’s just always been there for me, kind of been through a lot with him and he’s helped me out a lot.
FAVORITE THING ABOUT FOOTBALL: Hitting.
POSITION: Defensive tackle
WHAT DO YOU FEEL LIKE IS YOUR PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY ON THE FIELD? Sacking the quarterback, stopping the runs
WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE SEASON SO FAR? I think we’re doing pretty good. We’ve been working hard.
WHEN THE TEAM’S DOING WELL, WHAT’S IT DOING? Everybody’s just clicking. We’re just all together on top, right on key.
WHAT'S BEEN THE HIGHLIGHT TO THE SEASON SO FAR? Beating Catholic was a highlight so far. It was a good game for everybody it seemed like.
WHAT'S IT GOING TO TAKE FOR THE TEAM TO BE SUCCESSFUL THE REST OF THE SEASON? Just keep working hard.
INDIVIDUALLY, WHAT ABOUT YOUR GAME ARE YOU MOST CONFIDENT ABOUT? Stopping the run.
WHAT DO YOU WORK HARDEST TO IMPROVE? My pass rushing.
AFTER YOU'RE THROUGH PLAYING FOOTBALL AT BHS, WHAT DO YOU THINK YOU'LL REMEMBER MOST FONDLY ABOUT IT? I’ll just remember my brothers, the brotherhood of it.