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Andrew Brodeur Senior Profile
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 10/26/2011
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DURHAM, N.C.-  The Duke cross country teams are preparing for the ACC Championships on Saturday, October 29th, in Clemson, S.C.. recently sat down with men's team member, Andrew Brodeur, to learn more about the Brick, NJ native. What TV shows do you keep up with?
Andrew Brodeur: I mostly like "The Wire". Do you have any embarrassing music on your iPod?
AB: A song called "The Best of Friends" from "The Fox and the Hound" [laughs]. What is your favorite movie?
AB: "Happy Gilmore". What is on your bucket list?
AB: I'd like to go to Europe and see all the countries over there. I've studied a lot of them, but I haven't actually been there. Do you have any superstitions or pre-race rituals?
AB: I do an odd number of strides. One of them is just a walk back, I don't know why. What is the biggest obstacle you've had to overcome athletically?
AB: Not getting sick. I've had strep throat three times in the past three years. What is your favorite home-cooked meal?
AB: My mom used to make this stuff called bayou chicken. It's kind of like a hot chicken dish with vegetables. It's my favorite. Can you cook? If so, what are you good at making?
AB: My cooking is mostly limited to breakfast. I can make good sausage and eggs. What has been your favorite class at Duke?
AB: I really like my forensic anthropology class. It's EVANTH 143 - Bodies of Evidence. It's pretty interesting. What has been your toughest class at Duke?
AB: Anything that has chemistry in it. Who has had the most impact on your life?
AB: My two older sisters. They are very successful and kind of have laid the railroad tracks for me. They've experienced a lot of stuff that I get to take away from now. Describe Coach Ogilvie in one word.
AB: Surprising. Who would you trade places with for a day?
AB: Anybody in the band Blink-182. Who is your dream date?
AB: Blake Lively. What was your first car?
AB: It was a Dodge 4x4 red pickup truck. I wish I knew how to ______.
AB: I'd like to be able to sing relatively well, but I can't. Who would you want to play you in a movie?
AB: Adam Sandler. What is your favorite restaurant in Durham?
AB: Chipotle.