More than the Score

September 19, 2006

Alicia Grier

How difficult is it for you to balance athletics with your academic requirements?

"This year is easier, I only take two classes at my high school, the other two I take Monday and Wednesday mornings at Hagerstown Community College. This year I have a lot more free time."

Who has had the biggest influence on your life?

"My parents, I really look up to them and they always encourage me."

How much time do you invest in practicing on your own?

"I try to practice everyday, even if it's just swinging the club or practicing my putting. It's important to never skip a day of practice."

Where is your favorite place to hang out?

"I go to the nightclub Eclipse at least once a week, sometimes only once every two weeks."

What is your proudest moment, on or off the field?


"When I shot 70 for the first time."

What is your favorite Web site?

"Myspace, without a doubt."

What are your career aspirations?

"I would like to go to College, and pursue business." "I think golf and business are closely related."

Who do you listen to most on your Ipod?

"Whatever is on TRL. I like hip-hop, rap and top-40. Two of my favorite artists are Chris Brown and Rihanna."

What other extracurricular activities are you involved in?

"Vice President of the National Honors Society, Vice President of the Future Business Leaders of America, Latin Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes."

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