Oct. 12, 2011
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State field hockey team will feature a freshman student-athlete every week this fall in attempt to "Meet the Spartans". This week freshman Becky Stiles (Medford, NJ) sat down with msuspartans.com to answer some questions about her favorite foods and profesional sports teams. Stiles has one goal and two assists so far this season.
Name: Becky Stiles
Nicknames: Beck or Becks
Year in school: Freshman
Hometown: Medford, New Jersey
Jersey number: 10
Best thing about being at MSU: The campus is so pretty and I get to be with my teammates everyday.
Favorite class: Math or Science
Favorite movie: The Parent Trap
Favorite food: Corn on the cob, green beans, pasta, my dad's salmon, my uncle's blondie brownies, and ice cream
Favorite restaurant: At MSU- Blondie's Barn, At home- PJ Whelihan's
Pets: Springer Spaniel dog named Jetty
Siblings: Two older brothers- Matt and Andy
What do you want to be when you grow up: I don't know yet, but something in the sciences
Where is the most exotic place you have traveled to: Jamaica
Dream vacation spot: Australia
Favorite musician or band: Taylor Swift
What song gets you pumped up before a game: Don't Stop Believing by Journey
Why did you pick MSU: The first time I stepped on campus I couldn't stop smiling. The team and coaches are awesome and are so fun to be around.
Favorite TV show: Minute to Win It or anything on the Food Network
Favorite celebrity: Dick Van Dyke
Favorite thing to do besides play field hockey: Hanging out with family and friends, going to the shore, wakeboarding, fishing, and eating
Favorite store to shop: Nordstrom or J.Crew
If you were not playing field hockey, what other sport would you be involved with: Lacrosse
Anything else you want the world to know about you: I have eaten a slice of pizza out of the same box as Taylor Swift!
Favorite spot on campus: Ralph Young Field
Favorite pro sport & team: NHL- Philadelphia Flyers and MLB- Phillies