Player of the Week: Dylan Soehner

By: Richard Davenport
Published: Friday, June 6, 2014
Sophomore tight end Dylan Soehner of Prairie Grove has two scholarship offers, but is expected to add numerous others in the future.
Sophomore tight end Dylan Soehner of Prairie Grove has two scholarship offers, but is expected to add numerous others in the future.

Name: Dylan Soehner

Nickname: Dylan

Twitter name: @dylansoehner

School: Prairie Grove High School

Height: 6'7"

Weight: 260

Position: TE

Class: 2016

Bench max: 255

Squat max: 365

40-yard dash: 5.1

Vertical: 27"

Number of years playing football: 8

Schools that have offered: Arkansas State, Louisiana Tech

Other schools showing interest: University of Arkansas, Auburn, Ole Miss, Tennessee, University of Memphis, and camp fliers from Michigan and Duke

I like Arkansas because: It is close to home, and they have great facilities along with a great coaching staff

Schools I've visited: University of Arkansas

In college, I plan to major in: Engineering

I like playing tight end because: I have size, good hands and enjoy the contact involved with playing tight end. I am currently working on getting more agile and faster to make myself more of a threat after the catch.

Best football moment: Getting my first Division I offer

My favorite play: Running a fade route in the red zone

Best player I've played against: Toney Hawkins (QB; Morrilton)

Favorite high school team to play against: Farmington High School

Describe what football means to you in 20 words or fewer: Its the greatest game in the world. I love the intensity and platform it provides for me in the community.

My ringtone on my cell is: Give Me Back My Hometown by Eric Church

Favorite NFL player: Drew Brees/Jimmy Graham

Favorite NFL team: New Orleans Saints

Favorite music: Rap and Country

Favorite song: Trophies by Drake

Favorite book: Coming Back Stronger by Drew Brees with Chris Fabry

Favorite movie: Semi-Pro

Favorite TV show: Sportscenter

Favorite actor: Will Ferrell

Favorite actress: Jennifer Aniston

Favorite food: Pasta

Favorite class: Engineering; Currently going into year 3 of the class

Dream Date: Anywhere with Erin Andrews

Hobbies: Fishing, bowling, and almost any outdoor activities

The one thing I could not live without is: My relationship with Jesus Christ

Role model: Thomas Soehner

Three words to describe me: Bold, Outgoing, and Determined

People would be surprised that I: Can play piano

Ten years from now I'll be: an engineer, or playing football

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