Here is a closer look at sophomore volleyball player Heather Roberts (San Jose, Calif.).
Favorite Musician: Elvis Presley
Favorite Book: Scar Tissue by Anthony Kiedis
Favorite Actor: Ewan McGregor
Favorite Movies: The Breakfast Club and Despicable Me
Favorite TV Shows: Rugrats, Modern Family, Family Guy & Pretty Little Liars
Favorite Sports other than volleyball: Hockey and Baseball
Favorite Sports Figure: Joe Thorton on the San Jose Sharks
Favorite Spot on Campus: Cool beans in Stein
Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Psychology
Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Coffee!! I drink it at least three times a day!
Craziest Ambition: To go zorbing in New Zealand
Person I Admire Most: My mom
Most Influential People in My Life: My mom, dad, sister and brother
Thing I am Most Thankful for: My family and friends
One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: Nelson Mandela!
Advice to Young Athletes: Even when you face adversity, just keep pushing yourself. No one said it would be easy, but it's definitely worth it.
Why I Chose Holy Cross: I definitely wanted to come to the East Coast. The campus is beautiful, the academics are great and the volleyball team is awesome so everything just kind of fell into place.