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!