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Meet the Spartans: Kristin Matula

Kristen Matula

Oct. 29, 2013

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 Kristin Matula (Louisville, Ky) sat down with to answer some questions.

Name: Kristin Matula

Nickname: Kris

Family: Parents: Alan and Carolyn Matula; sister: Mary Kay (21)

Pets: Dog named Lily

Dream vacation spot: Australia

Favorite spot on campus: Ralph Young Field, but I should probably explore campus more

Why you chose MSU: I love the campus and there are so many opportunities open for me. Also, I love the team and the coaches are awesome!

Favorite movie: Pitch Perfect or Despicable Me

Favorite food: Monster Trail mix

Favorite color: Teal

Favorite song: Stuntin Like Mufasa

Favorite quote: "Train insane or remain the same"

Who would play you in a movie: Blake Lively

Pregame ritual: I wear the same bra and headband and then have a pack of fruit snacks before each game

Does your # have any special meaning to you?: It is cool that the player who wore it before me, Jessica Lindner, is also from Louisville and played at the same high school

Any famous family members?: my grandpa was a famous surgeon

Any hidden talents?: Yet to be discovered



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