STANDARD STAR: Layton Christian Academy football's Dustin Moffo

Tuesday , October 24, 2017 - 6:00 AM

RYAN COMER, Standard-Examiner Staff

Dustin Moffo

School: Layton Christian

Grade level: Junior

Position: Running back, Linebacker

Nickname: Dust or Dusty, but I have also been called Moffo.

Best friend: Ryleigh Mccombs (#14 senior at LCA), Kolbie Tiznado (#88, senior at LCA), Anthony Harding, better known as "Gumbo" (#51, senior at LCA), Arren Eischeid (#58, senior at LCA)

Favorite food: Lasagna

Favorite TV show: "Friday Night Tykes”

Favorite movie: “Red Dawn”

Favorite actor OR actress: Leonardo DiCaprio is my favorite actor because I have been told I look like him.

Favorite music group OR singer: Khalid and Chance the Rapper

Favorite book OR author: “The Giver” by Lois Lowry

Favorite school subject: History

Favorite athlete: Barry Sanders

Role model: My mom.

What I’d like to win a lifetime supply of (Other than money): Food

Favorite hobby: Playing sports (football, basketball, soccer) and playing billiards.

Favorite board game OR card game: Risk

Favorite website OR app OR video game: Snapchat

Biggest sports thrill: After the play, realizing if I did something cool.

Best advice ever received: The best advice I ever received was from my mom. She told me to "bloom where you are planted" meaning always give your best effort and try your hardest in any situation or circumstance.

Plans after high school: After high school I want to go to college and play football while studying to be an athletic trainer and become a coach one day.

Performance review: Moffo carried the ball 27 times for 313 yards (11.6 yards per carry) and three touchdowns in Layton Christian’s 41-13 win at Rich on Oct. 13.

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