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Meet the Chants: 2013 Lacrosse

As we count down to the inaugural game, each day GoCCUSports.com will profile the lighter side of Coastal Lacrosse.

       

Freshman attack Keri White

Freshman attack Keri White

Feb. 11, 2013

CONWAY - As we count down to the inaugural game, each day GoCCUSports.com will profile the lighter side of Coastal Lacrosse. Today's student-athletes to be profiled are Elizabeth Reed and Keri White.

#12 Elizabeth Reed

What is your personal goal for the inaugural season? Succeed on the field and in the classroom. 

What got you started in lacrosse? My family. 

What is your major, and what are your plans after college? I am a marketing major. After college I plan on getting a job in marketing. 

Where is your hometown? Charleston, S.C. 

What’s your position responsible for on the field? As a midfielder, I’m responsible for transitioning and getting to both ends of the field. 

How do you help the team stay focused during the season? I help them if they need anything. 

Who is your role model? My parents. 

What is your biggest pet peeve? When people chew with their mouth open. 

What is your favorite pre-game meal? Snacks- bagels, granola, pretzels. 

Do you have any superstitions? Lifting my feet over railroad tracks, and holding my breath in tunnels. 

What is your favorite moment in your lacrosse career? Winning the state championship my junior year. 

What’s your guilty pleasure music-wise? I like all music. I can’t decide which genre is my favorite. 

If you could be an animal what would you be? Sea turtle. 

Why did you choose the number you wear? The number 3 was taken so I chose 12 because 1+2=3. 

Why did you choose Coastal? It’s close to home and the beach.

#13 Keri White

What is your personal goal for the inaugural season? My personal goal for the inaugural season is to be one of the leading scorers. 

What got you started in lacrosse? My Mom got me started in lacrosse because she played lacrosse at Millersville University. 

What is your major, and what are your plans after college? My major is sociology and after college I plan to work my way up to being in the FBI. 

Where is your hometown? My hometown is Medford, N.J. 

What’s your position responsible for on the field? As a midfielder I am responsible for playing both offense and defense. I am responsible for transitioning the ball and also getting control of the ball right from the draw. 

How do you help the team stay focused during the season? To help my team stay focused during the season I remain positive and remind them of our daily goal as a team to win. 

Who is your role model? My role model is my Dad. He is a very caring man and has always been there for me. He shows me where working hard can get you in life. 

What is your biggest pet peeve? My biggest pet peeve is when I ask my Mom to do me a favor and she says yes, but then I’ll ask her three days later and she hasn’t done it yet because she forgot. 

What is your favorite pre-game meal? My favorite pre-game meal is probably a hoagie. I can eat a hoagie at any time during the day! I love them! 

Do you have any superstitions? I don’t have any superstitions because I feel like every game is a new game so I don’t have the same routine. 

What is your favorite moment in your lacrosse career? My favorite moment in my lacrosse career was probably when I was a sophomore in high school and we beat our rival school, Moorestown, who we hadn’t beaten in several years. 

What’s your guilty pleasure music-wise? I really like all music but my favorite artist is by far Taylor Swift. 

If you could be an animal what would you be? If I were an animal I would be a sloth because they are so cute and they climb trees which I love doing! 

Why did you choose the number you wear? I chose number 13 because I have been that number in both basketball and lacrosse since fifth grade. 

Why did you choose Coastal? I chose Coastal Carolina University because it is a beautiful school right near the beach and there were so many opportunities for me playing lacrosse at Coastal.