JUST FOR KICKS! Meet The Rice Soccer Team - Nikki Storness

Nikki Storness
Jones College

Oct. 12, 2011

In a big week of home soccer games, the Just For Kicks home office has turned to veteran senior, Nikki Storness, to meet the rugged questions 1-v-1.

A native of California, Storness recently scored the game-winning goal in overtime against Western Kentucky. The Rice soccer team soccer team hosts No. 23 ranked UCF on Friday (Oct. 14) at 7 pm.

Full name: Nicole Alexandra Storness

The nickname my teammates call me is: "Nik"

My favorite soccer player is: David Beckham and Christiano Renaldo... mainly for their modeling careers

My favorite movies: Bad Boys 2, Green Street Hooligans

My favorite web site is: Nordstorms.com

My favorite CD or music artist is: right now.... Fearless - T.Swift

My favorite snack is: candy

My favorite meal at the Rice servery is: grill cheese is where it's at

My favorite class at Rice is: medical communications

I chose to attend Rice because: I wanted to go to a big football school

What I like most about college life at Rice is: Beer Bike...duh!

My pet peeves are: smacking. slow drivers/walkers.

One athlete (non soccer player) I would like to meet is: anyone who is friends with David Beckham, so that I can then meet him

One person (non athlete) I would like to meet is: Angelina Jolie

On Twitter, I follow: I don't understand the purpose of Twitter

When I last looked, I had this many friends on Facebook: 463

My favorite moment of my soccer career so far: When Hojo (Jessica Howard) asked coach Kristi to watch her do a pistol squat. So hilarious! But game related... beating LSU in double-overtime. It was amazing!

So far in my career, I've probably been through this many pair of soccer shoes: Well last year I went through five cleats in two weeks alone



I chose my Rice jersey number because: My favorite number is eight, but it was taken. Well, one from nine is eight, so I picked 19... ha ha if that makes any sense!

The person who got me interested in soccer was: my daddy

The best soccer advice I ever had was: "have fun!"

My favorite sports besides soccer are: hockey, basketball, football

The Rice team I like to watch play their sport: volleyball.. I don't understand how they don't ever run into each other? We play on a huge field and still manage to run into each other ALL the time!

My teammates think I am: brutally honest

Other than myself, the Rice Owl to keep an eye on this season is: everyone!

The Rice soccer player with the best non-soccer talent: Lolo (Lauren LaGro) and Beegs' (Amy Beger) baking skills. They have made some very creative cupcakes in the past!



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