Sept. 20, 2010
Sure, freshman Alexandra Trenary may have started every game of the season for the Rice soccer team on the back line, but the rookie defender has never had to mark a full set of Just For Kicks questions. Trenary has been outstanding for the Blue & Gray on the soccer field. Now it's time to check out how the Coto de Caza, Calif., native does under immense Just For Kicks pressure.
Full name: Alexandra Jane Trenary
Nickname my teammates call me: "Sparky"
Favorite soccer players: My little sister (Sam Trenary) and Diego Forlan
Favorite movies: The Sound of Music and Love Actually
Favorite web site: Facebook
Favorite music artist: anything country
Favorite snack: anything chocolate
Favorite meal at the Rice servery: CINNAMON ROLLS.
Favorite class at Rice: Music Theory
I chose to attend Rice because: I love the people and the campus is beautiful
What I like most about college life at Rice: rooming with Cortney Simmons
One athlete I would like to meet: Apollo Anton Ohno
One person I would like to meet: Harry Potter
On Twitter, I follow: Voldemort (via Hayley Williams)
Favorite moment of my soccer career so far: winning Nationals with my club team
Who got me interested in soccer: my parents
The best soccer advice I ever had: "There are a million adversities in every game, just fight back."
My favorite sport besides soccer: skiing
When Rice started soccer for the first time 10 years ago (2001), I was busy: having a good time in fourth grade
The Rice team I like to watch play their sport:
I describe myself as: loud...
Other than myself, the Rice Owl to keep an eye on this season: "Dub"... she's 6-feet tall.
The Rice soccer player with the best non-soccer talent: Annie Kadota and her perfect imitations
One thing I'd like to say, but you didn't ask: I LOVE RICE!! GO OWLS!!