Nov. 16, 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 Michelle Graham(North Vancouver, Canada) sat down with msuspartans.com to answer some questions about her favorite food and her experience so far at MSU.
Name: Michelle Graham
Nickname & why: At home: Mich At MSU: Mischa, because Jessica Linder decided to start calling me that and it caught on.
Year in School: Freshmen
Hometown: North Vancouver, Canada
Major: Business- General Management
Jersey number: 13
Best thing about being at MSU: Playing for an elite team and being in a highly ranked business school
Favorite class: Math
Favorite movie: Titanic and Just Go With It
Favorite food: Indian and Greek (lamb souvlaki)
Favorite restaurant: Handi (Indian restaurant)
Do you have any special talents: Poker face
Pets: Two cats- Honey and Sox
Siblings: Two sisters- Kira and Nicky
What do you want to be when you grow up: Entrepreneur
Where is the most exotic place you have traveled to: South Africa
Dream vacation spot: Greek Islands
Favorite musician or band: Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj
What song gets you pumped up before a game: Eye of the Tiger, Pre-game CD
Why did you pick MSU: I really liked the campus, team and coaches when I first visited
Favorite TV show: Criminal Minds, SYTYCD, 90210, One Tree Hill
Favorite celebrity: Gerard Butler
Favorite thing to do besides play field hockey: Being with my friends and family, eating out, listen to music, hiking, camping, traveling
Favorite store to shop: Urban Outfitters
If you were not playing field hockey, what other sport would you be involved with: Soccer or Tennis
Anything else you want the world to know about you: I was born in South Africa. I am determined to go sky diving one day.
Favorite spot on campus: Field Hockey Locker Room and field
Favorite pro sport & team: The Canucks- Hockey
Favorite game played at MSU: Game vs. Virginia
Pre-game ritual: Dance party
Funny memory of a team mate or team trip: Heather Howie singing Nicki Minaj during our bus ride Idol performances.