Dick Gallagher presents a high school player profile on Joseph Ramunno who plays multiple positions for West Seneca East High School.
Birth Date: March 10, 1998
Football Background: 5 years, always on the first line
Positions: OL, DL, Left Tackle, Left Guard, Nose Guard
Nickname: Big Joe, The Truck
Favorite NFL Player: Bruce Smith
Likes: Motivated People
Dislikes: Lazy, slow moving people
Favorite Movie: Rocky
Favorite TV Show: The Walking Dead
Favorite Entertainer: Clint Eastwood
Favorite Song: Highly Suspect – Lydia
Best Friend: Justin Kimble
Favorite Subject: History
Goal in Life: Be the best I can possibly be
Career Highlights: Ralph Jr. Year, 15-4 record
Awards/Honors: Linemen of the year (twice), MVP, Ilio Di Paolos award for wrestling
Best Attribute: Strength, motivation
How many years have you played football?
What will be your workout and conditioning program during the off season?
As prescribed by Coach Maurino, a lot of swimming, riding my bike around West Seneca.
What are your goals for this season?
To play every down like it’s my last and lead this team to the Ralph and beyond.
Which teammate has the best voice?
Which teammate is the funniest?
What has been your best moment playing sports?
Coming in first place in ECIC for wrestling and going to the Ralph last season for football (Team 46).
What is your favorite food?
Steak and eggs, spinach
What are your expectations this season?
To have a winning record and to play each game like it’s the last one.
What drives you?
My little brother can’t play football, so I try to make him proud and he lives through me playing.
What is the strangest/funniest moment you witnessed playing football?
I was blocking for John Dolac and John was behind me and blocked two guys for him. One guy fell right on his butt and the other flew into a referee knocking the referee down.