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Meet the Spartans: Becky Stiles

Becky Stiles scored the overtime game-winning goal in the Spartan's first home game this season against Kent State.

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 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

Major: Undecided

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

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