Sep 3, 2013
Meet the Rice Soccer Team in the annual Q&A feature Just For Kicks. This week junior midfielder Quinny Truong has stepped-up to face the rugged questions.
Full name: Quynh-Nhu Truong
My College: Will Rice
Nickname from my teammates: "Quin-tron"
My favorite soccer player: Messi
My pet peeve is: When people just text the letter "k"
My favorite snack: Chips and Guac
I chose to attend Rice because: The great balance of academics and athletics
What I like most about college life or specifically college life at Rice: FREEDOM
I'll be loyal to my Rice College because: WILL RICE WILL SWEEP
One athlete (but a non soccer player) I would like to meet is: Derek Rose
One person (but a non athlete) I would like to meet is: Ian Somerhalder
My favorite moment of my soccer career so far: Scoring the winning goal against SMU my freshman year
So far in my career, I've probably been through this many pair of soccer shoes: a billion and one
The person who got me interested in soccer was: my brother
I chose my Rice jersey number because... Kyle Fritz's legacy
The best soccer advice I ever had was: Have fun doing what you love
My favorite sport besides soccer is: Volleyball
The Rice team I like to watch play their sport: Volleyball
I describe myself as: dedicated, loyal, outgoing
Other than myself, the Rice Owl to keep an eye on this season is: Ruthie
The Rice soccer player with the best non-soccer talent: Spriggs, for her natural beauty and ability to make every situation awkward
One thing I'd like to say, but you didn't ask is: I love penguins