Oct. 14, 2009
Your full name: Korey Northington Taylor
The nickname my teammates call me is: Kor
My Rice College: Sid Richardson
My favorite soccer player is: Craig Waibel
My favorite movie: Fight Club
My favorite CD or music artist is: Shinedown or Citizen Cope
My pet peeve is: People smacking, and really bad drivers.
My favorite snack is: Peanut butter filled pretzels. AMAZING.
My favorite meal at the Rice servery is: Chocolate Chip cookies. Yes that is a meal.
My favorite class at Rice is: ARTS125 , a drawing class.
This is how I spent my summer vacation...: Taking summer school, being an assistant coach at soccer camps, and running ALOT. I know don't be jealous.
What I like most about college life, or specifically college life at Rice, is: I love my friends and freedom.
One athlete (non soccer player) I would like to meet is: Steve Nash
One person (non athlete) I would like to meet is: Ryan Reynolds.
My favorite moment of my soccer career so far: Scoring with a second left to put a game into overtime to go to state. We ended up losing in PKs anyways, but it was still pretty sweet.
The person or people who got me interested in soccer was: My parents.
The best soccer advice I ever had was: "The game is simple, just play hard" - My pops
My favorite sport besides soccer is: Football/ hockey
The Rice team I like to watch play their sport: Football and Baseball
The most embarrassing moment or thing that ever happened to me was: When I was playing recreational soccer, I got the ball in our offensive end and dribbled the wrong way down the entire field. By the time I heard my mom screaming at me from the sidelines, I was inside our 18 and I completely stopped to look at her, and a forward from the other team just ran up and kicked it in our goal. I think I may have cried.
I describe myself as:
My teammates think I am: Really clean.
Coach Huston thinks I am: Able to play anywhere, watch out Meg.
My favorite coach Huston expression is: "Alls you gotta do is [fill in with soccer advice]"
Other than myself, the Rice soccer player to keep an eye on this season is: White Lightning
The Rice soccer player with the best or most interesting non-soccer talent is: Alexa has a pretty awesome "meow" and Erin is good at "hissing". So I guess our team is pretty talented at making animal noises.
One thing I'd like to say, but you didn't ask is: GO RICE SOCCER!