Jacob Nelson – Minnesota Nomination & Photography by Erinn Letts Photos Issue 72 of Inspiring Teens Magazine
Nomination: Jacob Nelson is kind, honest and resilient. He has the ability to light up a room with his smile and charm. He is a loyal and honest friend. He has a positive perspective on life and the world surrounding him. Jacob is passionate about being an important part of his team and shows respect and appreciation for his coaches, teammates, and young players who are just beginning their awesome journey. He is always looking forward and planning to succeed.
What inspiring things about you does your nomination not cover? I’d have to say the most inspiring thing about me is that I’m always looking to be great, and improve at the things I care about. I’ve learned the importance of giving my all in the moment because I’ll never be able to get it back.
What egreat andyou like to talk about? I believe coming over adversity helps and shapes people into who they need to be. I feel that if you want something, you’ll try to get it with all you got. If you fail, you take that loss as a lesson and try again.
What do you feel passionate about or could talk about forever? I feel like I could talk about football forever. The game is great, but simply the fact that you can play with your friends under those Friday night lights make it so much more personal and thrilling. Football also helps create discipline in the people who are a part of the team.
How did you find your photographer,Erinn Letts Photos? What was your experience like? What did you love most about it? The photographer, Erinn, was so nice and really knows what she’s doing. She helped me feel comfortable and spent a lot of time talking to me and making sure she got to know me so she could focus on my personality.
Look for Jacob in issue 72 of Inspiring Teens Magazine!