April 22, 2019

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Diamond in the Rough: Grant Jenny

Grant Jenny is a 6’3 265lbs senior offensive lineman that plays guard and center for Holy Cross High School in New Orleans, Louisiana. Grant can bench press 265, squat 375, and cling 255. Grant is an excellent student athlete with a 4.2 GPA and scored a 26 on his ACT.

When did you start playing football?

I started playing football when I was five years old at Harahan playground.

What are somethings that football has taught you?

I’ve learned how to play with a team, that everybody matters; I mean we all have the same common goal in the end.

Who are some of your biggest influences?

My parents are because they inspire me to continue improving my work ethic and drive.

What is your greatest strength on the football field?

My football IQ because I had to help with formations on the plays we were running and making sure everyone is where they need to be.

Do you have college offers?

Yes I do, I have offers from LC, Wabash, Hendrix, Arkansas Monticello, Rhodes, and Texas Wesleyan.

What did you think about the Louisiana Gridiron Football bowl game you played in recently?

I loved it I thought it was a lot of fun. There were so many people from New Orleans that was down there and plenty of others from all over the state. I was glad that I was a part of this bowl game.