Richardlistens Podcast Walking the Path of Giants - Eli and Asher Friend on Football, Fatherhood, and Tackling the Challenges of Center Stage

54m | Jan 9, 2024

Eli Friend Junior Season Stats:

• 2,230 passing yards (69% completion percentage)

• 25 passing touchdowns

• 690 rushing yards 10 rushing touchdowns.

• 4-time Manning Award Futures Recipient (Weeks 3, 4, 7 & 9)

• Greater New Orleans Quarterback Club - Player of the Week (Week 4)

• First Team All-District

• First Team All-State

The team lost a heartbreaker by 8 points in the state semi-finals to the eventual state champion

Academics Cumulative 4.7 weighted GPA, 4.0 unweighted GPA, 1490 SAT. Currently taking 4 AP classes.

Funny Tibits & Additional Factoids:

• Ask Eli about the "Hanukkah Football Contract" I made him sign going into 6th grade before the first year of middle school football

• As of right now, Eli is interested in pursuing a career in medicine, specifically ortho surgeon

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