Jan. 13, 2014
Full name: Alexsandra Mycek
Most interesting thing I did this summer: Went surfing in New Jersey and umpired USSSA softball games
Phrase you over-text the most: "idk"
Weirdest thing your coach ever said to you: My high school coach said she'd shave her head if we won states
Favorite food: Crabs
Favorite food I should never eat, but do: Sushi
Favorite movie: Grease, Pitch Perfect, The Notebook
Favorite athlete: Chase Utley
Favorite vacation spot: Driving on the beach
Favorite off-day activity: Horseback riding
Favorite place on campus: The softball field
Favorite Conference USA city: Norfolk, Va. (Old Dominion)
Biggest DVR obsession: Friends
Dream car: Saleen Mustang
Dream job: Orthopedic surgeon
Biggest fear: Spiders!
How did you get started in softball? I always played sports growing up (cheerleading, soccer, basketball, softball) and something just clicked with softball.
What are some of your routines on game day or during games? I always straighten my hair and wear the same bow for home games and a different one for away games. I also do long throws prior to warming up pitchers and do a special stretch.
What is your favorite softball memory? Beating a rival team and ending their 14-year streak of making it to the state championship game.
If you could change one thing about softball, what would it be and why? More physical contact (haha)
I wear my uniform number because: My brother wore the same number and I've always wanted to be like him.
One thing about you that would surprise most people reading this: I was a cheerleader for eight years.
I can't imagine going a week without: My phone
Actress who should play me on the big screen: Melissa McCarthy
Song I sing in the shower: Beautiful by Mariah Carey and Miguel
Dream date: Channing Tatum or Dave Franco
First pro sports event you attended: Philadelphia Phillies game
I wish I: Was married to a professional baseball player
Award I would most like to win: Grammy for best female vocalist
If I were a Pirate, my name would be: Arrrrriana
If I could be a character in a movie or a T.V. show, it would be: Rachel from "Friends"
The first thing I owned that said "ECU" was: A t-shirt
The movie about my life would be titled: Alex Mycek's Day Off
The best birthday present you ever received was: My car on my 16th birthday