Oct. 2, 2012
Meet the members of the Rice soccer team in the Q & A feature, "Just For Kicks". In today's profile junior defender Rachel Petmecky marks and fends-off the hard-hitting interview questions.
On the soccer field this season Petmecky has played in 12 of the team's 13 games with seven starts. The Houston native has played a total of 762 minutes this year.
Full name: Rachel Marie Petmecky
My College: McMurtry
My teammates call me: "Rach"
My favorite soccer player is: Britton Cartwright
My favorite movie: Harry Potter, all of them
My favorite book: Harry Potter, all of them
My favorite web site: Owlspace!
My favorite music artist: John Mayer, duh
My pet peeve is: Buzz ;)
My favorite snack: free ones
My favorite meal at the Rice servery: nothing, I make my own food!
My favorite class at Rice: any philosophy!
I chose to attend Rice because: academics and athletics
What I like most about college life at Rice: how small the campus is = less walking
I'll be loyal to my Rice College because: Muuuuuuuuuurt
One athlete (but a non soccer player) I would like to meet: Andre Johnson
One person (but a non athlete) I would like to meet: John Mayer duh
On Twitter I follow: Soccer Girl Problems!
Favorite moment of my soccer career so far: beating LSU
Who got me interested in soccer: Monica Kimmel, a friend in my second grade class who I still keep in touch with
The first kids' soccer team I ever played for was nicknamed: The Champions
I chose my Rice jersey number because: it was my number since I started playing back in the day
The best soccer advice I ever had: "Don't get mad, get even." - my father
Favorite sport besides soccer: Volleyball!!!
The Rice team I like to watch play their sport: volleyball!!!
I describe myself as: a human
My teammates think I...: am a human
Coach Nicky thinks I...: am a human
My favorite Coach Nicky expression: "Shinnies and shoes off"
Other than myself, the Rice Owl to keep an eye on this season is: Britton Cartwright
The Rice soccer player with the best non-soccer talent: Britton Cartwright's ability to mother a sick kitten back to health
Rice Tops FAU In Overtime For 7th-Straight Win
10/28/2016 - Sophomore Annie Walker scored the game-winning goal in overtime to lift the red-hot Rice soccer team, now winners of a school record-tying seven-st...
Soccer Closes Out Regular Season Friday At FAU
10/25/2016 - The Rice Soccer team wraps-up the 2016 regular season schedule on Friday (Oct. 28). The Owls travel to Boca Raton, Fla., to face Conference USA foe...
Isokpunwu Named C-USA Soccer Defender of the Week
10/24/2016 - Senior Jasmine Isokpunwu has been named the Conference USA Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced from its headquarters...
Rice Blanks Charlotte 2-0 For Sixth-Straight Win
10/23/2016 - Goals by Marissa Topolski and Jasmine Isokpunwu paced the Rice soccer team to its sixth win in a row with a 2-0 Conference USA shutout victory over...
Owls Win Fifth-Straight, Punch Ticket To C-USA ...
10/21/2016 - Second half goals by Aliza Wolfe and Nia Stallings helped lift the Rice soccer team to a 2-0 Conference USA shutout victory at home Friday night at...
Owls Host Crucial C-USA Matches This Weekend
10/19/2016 - For the first time in three weeks the Rice Soccer team is back home for Conference USA league matches.
Soccer Wins 4th-Straight; Claims Share of 1st...
10/14/2016 - Junior forward Nia Stallings assisted on the first goal of the game and then scored the match-winner with less than five minutes left in regulation...
Soccer Team Plays At Middle Tennessee Friday Night
10/12/2016 - The Rice Soccer team is back out on the road for a third-straight Conference USA league match on Oct. 14. The Owls play at Middle Tennessee on...
- Top Videos /
- Online Store