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Getting To Know Sophomore Abbey Scroggins

Oct. 20, 2010


CULLOWHEE, N.C. - Sophomore Abbey Scroggins took time out of her busy class and practice schedule to give fans a look into her life off of the volleyball court. Each week a different player will answer roughly 10-15 questions to give fans a look into their life away from volleyball.

Week 1: Morgan Cochran
Week 2: Leah Best
Week 3: Kelcie Randazzo
Week 4: Emily Franklin
Week 5: Amanda Chaparro
Week 6: Rebecca Stoltz

Getting to know Abbey Scroggins...

Favorite TV show: Friends or The Big Bang Theory

Favorite Movie: Finding Nemo



Most played song on your IPod: "Always Be My Baby"- Mariah Carey

Favorite activity with the team: EATING!

What's your major? Why? Political Science. I plan on attending law school after WCU

Favorite thing about WCU: The volleyball team

Favorite place to eat on campus: Einsteins

Other than volleyball, what is your favorite sport to play: I don't really get the chance to play other sports, but if I did it would be flag football.

Favorite sport to watch: Baseball, GO RED SOXS!

Any pre-game superstitions or any general superstitions: I have to wear the same headband that I wore the previous week of practice on game days. If we won the game before then I repeat the same pre-game routine.

Hobbies away from volleyball: Shopping, spending time with friends and family and eating.

If you could vacation anywhere in the world, it would be: Why? Normandy, France. It is on my bucket list to walk along the beaches where the events of D-Day took place. I'm a huge history buff.

Athlete/person you admire the most: Athlete: Beach Volleyball Olympic gold medalist, Kerri Walsh.

Non-athlete: My mom

Something people might not know about me: I absolutely hate feet! I don't even like my own!

Personal goal for the remainder season: Let go of my insecurities and become a stronger teammate.

My teammates would say I'm: Always upbeat and happy.

When I was 10 years old I wanted to be: a WNBA all-star! HAHA

Nickname: Hoot