More Than The Score

January 01, 2007

Kathleen Costello
St. Maria Goretti
Girls Basketball

What do you like best about your sport? "It's such a team sport and I really get to know the girls I play with. I'm always together with these girls and it's so much fun to just hang out with them. We always have fun on and off the court."

Your greatest accomplishment in your sport?"I made the all-tournament team for one of the tournaments I was in last year, which was kind of a big deal to me."

Toughest individual opponent you have faced? "There's a girl on Martinsburg last year, I don't even know her name, but she was really, really good and I was just shocked and amazed."


Toughest team you have faced? "Martinsburg had a really good team."

Other sports? Soccer

Other activities in school are you involved in? Varsity Club, Choir, Student Government

Pregame rituals? "A lot of the girls and I like to get in the varsity room. We like to play music and just sit around and dance and be funny."

Besides your parents, the most influential person in your life? "My sister, Erin. She's always been influential in sports and my faith and everything."

Person you'd most like to meet (alive or dead)? "My grandfather, who had died before I was born. I've heard a lot about him and he seemed like a really cool person."

Favorite professional team?Boston Red Sox

Favorite athlete? Jason Varitek

Favorite book? "The Notebook"

Favorite song? "Young" by Kenny Chesney

Sitcoms, dramas or reality shows? "American Idol"

Celebrity crush? Tom Brady

Dream car? BMW

What I actually drive: "A station wagon."

Favorite school subject? Anatomy

Least favorite school subject? English

Best place to hang out? "Just at my house or my friend's house, just hanging around."

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