Sophomore soccer player Steven Hickey recently answered some questions for the Sports Information Department. Hickey, currently in his second year wearing the blue & gold on the soccer field, also is a pole vaulter and multi-athlete on the track & field team.
What are your thoughts on the how your team has performed?
We played well as a team and there is definitely something there as long as we keep the ball on the ground and play. Playing quickly up and down the field with quick one two passes we are fine.
What are some of your personal goals for the 2010 season? What are some of the team goals?
My personal goals are to improve my one v. one skill and get my shooting accuracy back to where it was before. My team goals are to have a winning season and make it to finals while developing good team chemistry.
What /who is this biggest influence in your life?
My parents are definitely my biggest influences in my life they push me to do my best on a daily basis. Even if it is some time annoying when I get phone calls all the time they are just doing their job.
What is the hardest thing about being a multi-sport athlete?
The hardest thing would be balancing my school work and being able to get into the gym to lift.
Three People (Living or Dead) you would like to golf with?
Keith Moon, Pete Townshend, and Nicola Tesla
If you owned a horse what would you name it? Lightning
Favorite TV show: Mythbusters
Dream Date:Taylor Swift
Favorite actress: I don’t pay attention to the names of the actors and actresses to care that much.
Favorite professional team: I don’t really follow sports
Favorite late night snack: Anything that is good and quick to make