Oct. 18, 2010
Junior forward Annie Kadota has made five-straight starts for a Rice soccer team that is enjoying one of its best seasons in years, but the challenges continue this week. On the field the Owls must play at Memphis and UAB. Off the field Kadota must face a rugged series of Just For Kicks questions.
Full name: Anne Ostrom Kadota
My Rice College: Jones
Nickname my teammates call me: "Annie," (except for Layne)
Favorite soccer player: Michael Bradley
Favorite movie: Billy Madison
Favorite web site: postsecret.com
Favorite CD or music artist: Bob Marely
Favorite snack: green grapes
Favorite meal at the Rice servery: cinnamon rolls with extra frosting
Favorite class at Rice: any Spanish class
I chose to attend Rice because: great academics and a brand new experience
What I like most about college life at Rice: meeting so many interesting people
Pet peeve: slow drivers!
One athlete (non soccer player) I would like to meet: Ladainian Tomlinson
One person (non athlete) I would like to meet: Jack Johnson
On Twitter, I follow: no time fore that, I'm already addicted enough to Facebook
Favorite moment of my soccer career so far: scoring in OT in California off of Hopey's assist :)
Who got me interested in soccer: my daddy
The best soccer advice I ever had: "anticipate the anticipation"
Favorite sport besides soccer: skiing. Slalom baby.
When Rice started soccer for the first time 10 years ago (2001), I was busy: playing the role of Mr. Tumnus in our 6th grade play, Narnia.
The Rice teams I like to watch play their sport: volleyball and baseball
I describe myself as: easy going
My teammates think I am: really, really, ridiculously good looking.
Other than myself, the Rice Owl to keep an eye on this season: Amy Beger, that granny gots skillz.
The Rice soccer player with the best non-soccer talent: Jobin being a Jobinator!!
One thing I'd like to say, but you didn't ask: I LOVE MY TEAM.