Athlete of the Week: Kody Noble

Feature Q&A with Kody Noble

Ran for 199 yards and scored five touchdowns in win over Sioux City Heelan.


What is your favorite sport and why? Football, because of the physical aspect and the fun we have as a team.

What was it like to step on the baseball field this summer after not having spring sports due to COVID-19? It felt good to get back to competitive sports and hang out with my teammates.

How sore are you on Saturday mornings after a game in which you receive several carries? Are there things you have to do to start feeling normal again? Pretty sore, and I maybe stretch out or sit in a sauna for a little while.

What is the most important skill for a running back to have? Ball security.

Do you prefer playing on real grass or artificial turf? Real grass all day.

Who is your favorite professional sports team? Minnesota Vikings.

Who is your favorite athlete? Alex Godfredsen.

Do you have any superstitions or pregame routines? Listen to music and eat a sandwich from Subway.

What is your favorite subject in school? Construction projects with Mr. Montgomery.

What is your favorite sports movie of all time? “The Waterboy.”

What is your favorite thing to do that has nothing to do with sports? Fish.

What is your favorite motto or phrase? “Have so much fun you can’t stand it!”

What is your ideal future job? Construction worker.