Ivy Leaf - Fall 2010
Sport: Cross Country
Hometown: Bethesda, Maryland
High School: Walter Johnson
Post-college goals: Graduate school, history career.
Hobbies and interests: Rock music, Red Hot Chili Peppers, traveling.
Athlete you most admire and why: Steve Prefontaine, he held the American records for the 5k and 10k race.
Favorite sports movie: Raging Bull
Favorite pump-up song: "Search and Destroy" by The Stooges
Words that best describe you: Dedicated, modest
Best advice I received about sports: "Show up everyday prepared, and keep on running."
Biggest thrill you get in your sport: Running with a team, and finishing a long distance race.
Proudest achievement: Ran on Walter Johnson's varsity team when we won the 4A State Championships in 2008
Sports superstitions or rituals you have: I never eat cereal before a race
Who would play you in a movie about your sports career? Keanu Reeves
Will you stay involved in sports after college? Definitely, I am going to keep running for as long as I can.