Eagles News · Senior Highlight – Charles Black

Charles Black

John Adams Athletics is recognizing all of its outstanding Senior Student Athletes for their outstanding work in athletics, the classroom, and their amazing leadership.


What was your favorite memory at John Adams?

Playing my four years of high school as a varsity player

Did you have a pregame ritual? 

Listening to music before I played

What is one thing that you had to have in your bag before you got on the bus?

Knee braces and headphones

What position(s) do you play?

Left tackle defensive tackle

What was your inspiration or who inspired you to compete?

Coach Jones  and my dad

What is your favorite quote related to athletics

Those without vision shall fail. Hard work pays off

Advice for underclassmen and your teammates?

Stay focused, and keep pushing. Stay focus and get it done you want regret putting in the work now and seeing the fruits of your labor later

What message would you like to send to the John Adams community and fans?

I just would like to say thank you guys for your everlasting support and it was great performing for you guys

What are your future plans? 

I will be attending Trine University and playing football

Who would you like to thank or recognize?

Coach Scruggs, Coach Doaks, Coach Jones, Coach Boom and Coach Nelson, Coach Hardman, and Coach Washington


Congratulations Charles and best of luck atTrine. Go Thunder!