Kansas City Scott Gallagher Soccer Club

Player Spotlight November 2019 - Addisyn Jones & Ben Perkins

Addisyn Jones

Coach Quote: 
"Addisyn is a determined, confident player who defends with an unrelenting passion to stop the opposition. She plays with commitment & ambition to build going forward, making defending our first offensive action. Whether it is training or match day the effort & quality she expresses into the team context makes her a great teammate & pleasure to coach - nothing will stop her from achieving what she wants. YOU GO GIRL!" - Coach Nac

 

What's your Favorite Pizza Topping? "Mushrooms"

 

Who is your Favorite Athlete? "Rose Lavelle"

 

Who is your favorite professional sports team? "Chiefs"

 

What is your favorite meal? "Potato Soup"

 

What are 3 words you would choose to describe yourself? "Perseverant, reserved, determined"

 

If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would it be?  "Italy"

 

If you could have any super power, what would you choose? Why? "I would choose time travel, because then I could experience other time periods."

 

What is your favorite song? 'Magic in the Hamptons by Social House and Lil Yachty"

 

What is your favorite movie? "Dodgeball"

 

What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? "Cookie Dough"

 

What is the best gift you ever received? "A snowboard"

 

If you could have one wish, what would it be? "I would wish for a Cure for Cancer"

 

What is your favorite class in school? "Math"

 

What is your favorite KCSG Shield Value and why? "Passion - Because passion is what drives us to become better versions of ourselves every day"

Ben Perkins

Coach Quote: 
Fun Fact: Scored 8 goals in the last two tournaments, and my team was playing up an age group in both.


“Ben is very gifted with great technical ability and tremendous speed. His ability to create opportunities out of nothing for him and his teammates truly sets him apart. The willingness to run at defenders and take chances make him a pleasure to coach, and even more enjoyable to watch.” - Coach Bauer

 

What's your Favorite Pizza Topping? "Pepperoni"

 

Who is your Favorite Athlete?  "Son Heung-min"

 

Who is your favorite professional sports team? "Tottenham Hotspur and KCSG"

 

What is your favorite meal? "Steak and Potatoes"

 

What are 3 words you would choose to describe yourself?  "Funny, Fast and Kind"

 

If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would it be? 'Europe"

 

If you could have any super power, what would you choose?  "Invisibility"

 

What is your favorite song? "Til I Collapse Eminem"

 

What is your favorite movie? "Avengers End Game"

 

What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? "Mint Chocolate Chip"

 

What is the best gift you ever received? "Premier League Soccer Ball (gift from Brandon Watermann!)"

 

If you could have one wish, what would it be? "To play in the World Cup!"

 

What is your favorite class in school? "Robotics"

 

What is your favorite KCSG Shield Value and why? "Passion, I play with all I have so I relate to passion."