More Than The Score

January 08, 2007

Sarah Rider

What do you like best about your sport? "It's not necessarily an individual sport. We get to work together as a team, we win and lose as a team."

Your greatest accomplishment in your sport? "It's a great accomplishment when we get to win together and celebrate as a team for the accomplishments that we've made."

Toughest team you have faced? Shippensburg or Boiling Springs

Other sports? "I throw discus and shot put for track and field."

Pregame rituals? "We say a prayer and we get ourselves pumped up every game before we head out on the court."


Besides your parents, the most influential person in your life? "My coaches and my friends. They're definitely a huge impact in my life."

Person you'd most like to meet (alive or dead)? Martin Luther King, Jr.

Favorite professional team? Los Angeles Lakers

Favorite athlete? Lisa Leslie

Favorite book? The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Favorite movie? Sixteen Candles

Favorite song? "Stairway to Heaven" by Led Zeppelin

Sitcoms, dramas or reality shows? America's Next Top Model and The Real World

Celebrity crush? Channing Tatum

Dream car? Corvette Stingray

What I actually drive: Ford F150

Favorite school subject? Science

Least favorite school subject? Math

Best place to hangout? "Tony's in Greencastle."

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