Feb. 5, 2009
BEAR FACTS Archive
When did you start playing your sport?
Since I was 9 years old
Who has had the greatest impact on your career?
My parents overall, but in college it's been Brandon Marcello
What is the best part of being a college athlete?
The little perks that we get for being on the team
Favorite sport other than your own?
What is your nickname on the team and why?
"Col-yer mamma" or "Pearls"
If you could play a different position, what would it be?
Pitcher, it's the one spot I haven't played yet
Who are your favorite sports heroes?
Jessica Mendoza--Olympic softball player
What is the highlight of your sports career?
My Homerun against Arizona when they were ranked number 1, it won us the game.
What is the biggest challenge you have had to overcome?
The challenges of freshman year and being a full time student and athlete
What opposing schools do you most look forward to competing against?
Texas A&M and Oklahoma
What is one thing Coach Moore always tells you?
Be a leader.
What is your favorite team road trip?
Who is your biggest fan?
My beautiful, loving mother, dad and brother
Why did you choose to attend Baylor?
They have a great pre-med program and their good softball program was the icing on the cake
What's the most important thing you've learned as a Baylor athlete?
What single thing will you most miss about Baylor when you leave?
Always exceed expectations
My roommate, the facilities and amenities, the campus
What is one thing you would change about Baylor?
The intensity of football fans. It is not as high as is expected of a Big 12 school or Division 1 school in general, but I think its getting better.
As a role model to young athletes, what advice can you give?
Academics are just as important as athletics.
What song is stuck in your head right now?
What is your favorite T.V. show?
CSI: New York
What is your dream job?
Being an Orthopedic Surgeon
What song is playing in your MP3 player right now?
Untouched by The Veronicas
Best non-athletic talent?
My time management skills.
Favorite musical artist?
When people aren't on time
Worst movie you've seen?
The remake of "The Sandlot." It ruined a classic.
Best opposing Big 12 fans?
Movies or TV?
MTV or ESPN?
Inflatable Judge or Bruiser?
Daytime or Nighttime?
Cars or Trucks?