Melissa Manzello, Field Hockey

Name: Melissa Manzello
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Shoreham, NY
High School: Shoreham- Wading River
Position: D
Major: Computer Science and Economics
Dream Job: Software systems developer
Favorite Place on Campus: Roof of Tisch
Favorite Professional Athlete: John Tavares
Favorite Pregame Meal: Banana with yogurt and granola
Pregame Superstition: Braids her a certain way before every game
Hobbies: Listening to music, reading, baking
What is the best class you have taken at Tufts? Introduction to Psychology
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be? Santorini or Bali
If you could choose one superpower, what would it be? The power to heal
The car you would buy tomorrow if you had the money: Range Rover
If you could meet anyone, who would it be? Oprah Winfrey
What’s your biggest pet peeve? Loud talking in quiet study areas
Your spirit animal? Unicorn
What hobby would you get into if time and money weren’t an issue? Travelling the world
Are you usually early or late? Late
What takes up too much of your time?  Listening to music
What is something that is considered a luxury, but you cannot live without? Spotify premium
What’s the best book you have ever read?  Harry Potter series
What are the top three things on your bucket list? Travel all of Europe, work in another country for a year, live in three different major U.S cities
What would you do if you won the lottery? Buy a beach house for my parents and pay off student loans
What is something you think everyone should do at least once in their lives?  Pick an overwhelming challenge and accomplish it
Favorite home cooked meal?  Chicken cutlets and mashed potatoes
Favorite movie? Bend it Like Beckham
Favorite cereal? Lucky Charms
Favorite candy? Milk chocolate or gummies
Favorite holiday? Christmas