Courtesy: Duke Sports Information Release: 06/22/2012
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The best part of my game is… My work rate and running at the opponent’s defense with the ball at my feet.
I like play the forward position best… Because it allows me to be creative in the final third.
The best place I have ever traveled to play soccer is… Turks & Caicos
Over the summer, I worked on… my acceleration and defense to improve my game.
My favorite professional soccer team is… Barcelona
I love the World Cup because… Because it brings together opposing regions from around the world.
My favorite sport outside soccer is… Tennis
My favorite story about Coach Church was… When he had a praying mantis on his leg during a halftime talk and didn't realize until the end.
The people who have had the biggest influence on my soccer career are… My parents, my club coach Dave Nolan, my youth trainer Hugo Phan and my oldest brother who taught me to just love sports.
The professional soccer players’ game I could best compare my game to is… Samuel Eto’o
My pre-game superstitions or rituals are… Nothing specific. But I am always jumping around.
My favorite athlete outside of soccer is… Lance Armstrong
If I could travel anywhere in the world, it would be… Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
My hobbies outside of soccer are… Biking, tennis, basketball, golfing, swimming, baking, shopping and traveling.
My best talent other than playing soccer is… Basketball
My favorite food is… Cereal
If I could star on a reality television show, it would be… Dancing with the Stars
A weird fact not many people might not know about myself is… I stared in ‘The Nutcracker’ ballet junior year at my High School.
My secret addiction is… Peanut butter and banana
If I could appear on the cover of any magazine, it would be… Sports Illustrated
If I could spend three hours doing anything, it would be… Practicing shooting
The weirdest noise I can make is… My scream when I am fouled really badly.
My favorite web site to visit is… Pintrest
My nickname is… Colas
My can’t miss television show is… Hart of Dixie
My favorite movie is… She’s the Man
My go to meal I can cook is… Chicken and pasta
I started playing soccer at age… Six
My favorite class I have taken at Duke so far is… American Dreams/American Realities with Gerald Wilson.
What I like best about Coach Church is… Is the value he places in the character of players
Duke is the best place to play collegiate soccer because… Of the girls on the team