Quick Facts: 

Name: William “Tré” Solomon

Graduation Year: 2018

Sport: Varsity Football

Position: Running Back

  1. What does the experience of being a Penn student-athlete mean to you?

To me, being a Penn student-athlete, especially as a football player, means that I get to be a part of a great athletic and academic legacy. There is also a great amount of pressure to continue Penn’s great legacy, and being a Penn student athlete means being able to withstand that pressure and succeed.

  1. Hometown?

Brooklyn, NY

  1. High school?

Xavier Highschool

  1. College and Major?

Wharton, N/A

  1. Favorite Penn Sports moment to date?

The all athlete picnic and scavenger hunt. It was really cool to see all the athletes in one place working together and having fun.

  1. Favorite Class to date?

Econ 010 with Pr. Saka

  1. What does life after Penn look like (i.e.- ideal job, where you live, what will make you happy)?

While I am undecided now, I am using this wonderfule Penn experience to help me out what my future looks like

  1. Ultimate career goal?

Be wealthy enough to take care of my loved ones and give back to the community.

  1. Favorite place to eat on campus?

The Bridge Café

  1. Favorite place to eat off campus?

Honestly have not been off campus much since getting here.

  1. Favorite Penn sporting event to attend (other than your own sport)?


  1. iPhone or Android?


  1. What’s currently on your iPod?

Flatbush Zombies, Jay Z, Childish Gambino, and J. Cole

  1. What’s on your DVR?

Gotham, The Flash, Arrow, Teen Titans Go, Adventure Time, and Regular Show

  1. What’s the one place in Philly you take all those who visit you?

I have not gotten many visitors yet, but I took my parents to Baby Blue’s BBQ.