Oct. 22, 2012
Meet the members of the Rice soccer team in the Q & A feature, "Just For Kicks". In today's profile true freshman Caroline Scruggs checks-in to face the tough interview questions.
Scruggs is a walk-on from Galveston who has worked her way into a pair of games this season.
Full name: Caroline Keener Scruggs
My College: Jones!
The nicknames my teammates call me: "Caro," "Scruggs," or "Scruggsie"
My favorite soccer player: Abby Wambach
My favorite CD or music artist: Lil Wayne/Beyonce
My favorite snack: microwaved PB&J on an English muffin
My favorite meal at the Rice servery: fajitas
My favorite class at Rice so far: Psychology
I chose to attend Rice because: It's awesome
One person (but a non athlete) I would like to meet: Nelly
My favorite moment of my soccer career so far: I twice scored the winning goals in a game - one was a one touch shot at half field that went in the upper 90
The person who got me interested in soccer was: my dad
The very first kids' soccer team I ever played for was nicknamed: The Mystics
My favorite sports besides soccer: either basketball, tennis, or softball
The Rice team I like to watch play their sport: I love watching all of them, especially volleyball!
The most embarrassing moment or thing that ever happened to me was: I got pantsed in front of a whole stadium.
My favorite Coach Nicky expression is: when she yells "Hand Ball!" on the corner kicks... or "big time"
The Rice soccer player with the best non-soccer talent: Alex Burton. Her braiding skills are insane