Sara Mitchell, Women's Cross Country

Name: Sara Mitchell
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Acton, Mass.
High School: Acton-Boxborough
Major: Biology
Dream Job: Physician assistant in NICU or orthopedic surgeon
Activities/clubs on campus: Protestant student association, GlobeMed
Favorite Place on Campus: Dewick
Favorite Professional Athlete: Emma Coburn
Favorite Pregame Meal:  Bagel and Eggs
Pregame Superstition: Triple-knot the laces on my spikes
Hobbies: Reading, listening to music, carbo-loading
If you could have lunch with someone who has already died, who would it be?: Louie Zamperini
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be?: Machu Picchu, Peru
If you are to choose a superpower, what would it be?: Mind-reading
The car you would buy tomorrow if you had the money?: Black Range Rover
What’s your biggest pet peeve?: Tardiness
Your spirit animal?: Elephant    
What hobby would you get into if time and money weren’t an issue?: Travelling and backpacking across the world
If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you have a good chance at winning a medal for?: Consuming milk in one sitting.  
Are you usually early or late?: Early
What takes up too much of your time?: Homework
When people come to you for help, what do they usually want help with?: Math/science, social problems, running advice
What is something that is considered a luxury, but you don’t think you could live without?: My phone
If you had to describe yourself in one word, what would it be?: Driven
What’s the best book you have ever read?: Either “The Perfect Mile” or “Unbroken”
What are the top three things on your bucket list?: Run the Boston Marathon, Travel the World, Become Bilingual
What would you do if you won the lottery?: Take a gap year and travel, donate to Heifer International and relief charities
Favorite home cooked meal?: Steak and baked potato
Favorite movie?: Sound of Music   
Favorite cereal?: Cracklin’ Oat Bran
Favorite candy?: Skittles
Favorite holiday?: Thanksgiving