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Info about Tracie Gillund
Info about Tracie Gillund
Posted by Falcons Fan on November 3, 2009
Posted in #20 Brittany Gregorich, #31 Nikki Guhr, #34 Lindsey Olson, #42 Melissa Carmody, #44 Tracie Gillund, Recruiting Information | Tagged: Player information, Recruit news, UWRF Lady Falcons Basketball | Leave a Comment »
Posted by Falcons Fan on October 22, 2009
33 Questions with Tracie Gillund of the UW-River Falls Falcons Women’s Basketball team
1Parent(s) name(s):David and Shari
2Home town and School: Ham Lake, MN and Blaine High School
3Major/Minor: Math Education
4My Friends Call Me: Tracie
5Favorite College Class: Math
6Favorite Quote: ” I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” -Michael Jordan
7What is your favorite spot on campus? The university center
8What makes you laugh? My Friends
9Advice I’d give a young athlete: Never give up
10In my free time I like to: Listen to music, watch Disney movies
11Pregame Superstition: Drink an orange Gatorade
12One word that best describes me: amazing
13Nobody knows how much I love to: Play with my rubix cube
14If I weren’t playing basketball I would be: Playing volleyball
15The best thing about attending UWRF is: It’s the perfect distance from home and great campus
16My dream job would be: Math teacher and coach
17If you could be on the cover of a magazine, it would be? Why? Sports illustrated because every other magazine would not fit me
18My greatest sports moment was: This last season when my coach didn’t believe in me and wouldn’t play me and then I proved him wrong and became the high scorer on our team and voted mvp.
19What would you like to learn and achieve this sports season? I would like to learn how to be a better player. I would like to achieve long lasting friends.
20Describe an ideal teammate: Someone who doesn’t care who gets all the points, who is not selfish and just cares about getting the job done and winning the game. Someone who will put her teammates before her and is a hard worker in the games and at practice.
21What is one word that describes you right now? tired
22What is one word you hope to use to describe yourself in ten years? Successful
23What’s one television show that you can’t miss each week? Greek
24If you had a theme song, what would it be? Don’t stop believin’ – Journy
25 What is your biggest pet peeve? When people mean to combine you and are and the spell it like your
26 If you were a traffic sign what would you be? Yield
27 If you could trade places with anyone, who would it be? My sister. She is super tall and good at everything
28 If you could do anything just once, what would it be? Sky dive
29If we made a movie of your life what would it be called and who would star in it? The fabulous life of Tracie Gillund. Channing Tatum of course.
30If you were to choose an animal you most resemble, what would it be? a T-Rex
31-Why did you decide to come to UWRF? The good teaching program and the fact that I could play multiple sports here
32-What’s the best thing about UWRF in your experience so far?the people I have met
33-How do you feel about your UWRF basketball teammates? Coaches? They are cool and easy to get along with