15 Questions With...Katie Casey

15 Questions With...Katie Casey

1. What sport do you play?

 Golf

2. What is your favorite athletic moment at Wesleyan?

My favorite moment was when I shot a 77 at the Woodridge Women's Open this past season. I was 5 over after 9 holes but then I really dialed in on my swing and only ended up 6 over for the day.

3. Describe your toughest practice at Wesleyan? 

My toughest practice was probably spent on the putting green. We used to do multiple drills repeatedly and I bet some days we made over 500 putts at practice.

4. What is your favorite saying from your head coach?

Coach Huber always tells us to go out and have fun during our tournaments. I think his positivity helps to keep us all calm and reminds us that we love the game.   

5. What was or is the favorite class you have taken at Wesleyan, what year was it and who taught the class? 

I don't have on specific favorite class but I do love psychology classes taught by Dr. Glenney.

6. What is your favorite thing about Wesleyan?

My favorite thing about Wesleyan is that it's full of opportunities. I was able to be a student-athlete and still be involved with numerous other organizations.  

7. What was your initial thoughts of Buckhannon when you arrived as a freshman?  

My initial thoughts were that the town was small but full of character.  

8. What is your greatest strength? Weakness?

My greatest strength is that I'm a dedicated person. My greatest weakness is that sometimes I spread myself too thin trying to balance obligations.  

9. Who is your hero? And Why?

I have two heroes – my parents. They have always been my number one supporters and encouragers.

10. What question do you hate to answer?

I hate when people ask me my score after a terrible round.          

11. What is your favorite food? 

My favorite food is definitely pizza. 

12. What is your favorite restaurant in the entire world?

My favorite restaurant is a place back home called Taggarts. They have the best ice cream sundaes.

13Favorite vacation spot?

My family loves to visit the Outer Banks.             

14. What are your plans after graduation?

After graduation I'm hoping to get my Master's Degree in industrial and organizational psychology.

15. What advice you would give to freshmen on your team?

Hard work and dedication will eventually pay off.