Angela Yu, Volleyball

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Name: Angela Yu
Austin, Texas
High School:
Dream job:
Activities/clubs on campus:
Tufts SAAC, Chi Omega
Favorite professional athlete:
Tim Howard
Favorite pregame meal:
Chicken nuggets
Pregame superstition:
Listen to the same song before every game
Volunteering, soccer, watching TV
What is the best class you have taken at Tufts?: 
Brain and Behavior
If you could have lunch with someone who has already died, who would it be?: Robin Williams
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be?: Greece
If you are to choose a superpower, what would it be?: The power to heal myself and other people with just a touch
The car you would buy tomorrow if you had the money?: Burnt orange two-door soft top Jeep Wrangler
If you could meet anyone, who would it be?: Bruno Mars
Whats your biggest pet peeve?: When people don't cover their mouths when they sneeze
Your spirit animal?: Orangutan
What hobby would you get into if time and money weren’t an issue?: Wakeboarding
If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you have a good chance at winning a medal for?: Catching grapes in my mouth from a far distance
Are you usually early or late?: Early, but the minimum amount of early
What takes up too much of your time?: Walking places
When people come to you for help, what do they usually want help with?: Reaching or going into small places
What is something that is considered a luxury, but you don’t think you could live without?: My hydroflask
What’s your claim to fame?: I always wear a headband when I play
If you had to describe yourself in one word, what would it be?: Angela
Whats the best book you have ever read?: Sam and the Firefly by Dr. Seuss
What movie title best describes your life?: Fast and Furious
What are the top three things on your bucket list?: Skydiving, riding on the back of a manta ray while scuba diving, jumping into a pool of jello
What are your two truths and a lie?: My best friend's parents are olympians, I can do the splits
What would you do if you won the lottery?: Buy my mom a house on the lake and buy my dad a Ferrari Enzo
What is something you think everyone should do at least once in their lives?: Eat Texas barbecue
Favorite home cooked meal?: Ribeye steak, corn and rice
Favorite movie?: Scooby Doo and the Cyber Chase
Favorite cereal?: Lucky Charms
Favorite candy?: Airhead Extreme
Favorite holiday?: Christmas