Each week through the summer, the Spider soccer team will highlight a senior or a coach on RichmondSpiders.com as a part of a Throwback Thursday series.
Name: Olivia Aha
List two truths and a lie about yourself:
I'm an avid Twilight fan
I can play guitar
I'm allergic to cats
What is your favorite...
Athlete: Tom Brady
Professional Soccer Player: Luka Modric
Sports team: All Boston sports teams (Celtics, Pats, Red Sox, Bruins)
School subject: Marketing
Food: Ice cream cake
Breakfast cereal: Cinnamon Toast Crunch
Soccer memory: Our first home game against JMU my junior year when we absolutely crushed it in front of a big crowd
Vacation spot: Martha's Vineyard
Joke: What did baby corn say to mama corn? …Where's pop corn?
Gift you have ever been given: My own guitar
Song: Any song by Taylor Swift
Motivational Quote: Once I can run again, I'm never going to stop –Elizabeth Schickel
Holiday (why)?: Christmas because I get to spend it with my family!
What's one thing not a lot of people know about you?: I can make the Chewbacca noise!
Where's spot in the entire world you would like to visit that you haven't?: Ireland
Age you started playing soccer: 5 years old
What has been one of your most exciting memories with your Spider Family so far?: Throwing each other through the “Spider Web” at our retreat this spring
Before each game I…: Listen to One Direction, eat a banana, roll out my legs
If you were granted one wish, what you want it to be?: To have the power to pause time
If you could have dinner with any one celebrity, who and why?: Taylor Swift because we are best friends, she just doesn't know it yet
Starbucks or Dunkin?: Don't make me choose
Most famous person you've met (where and when): Brandi Chastain at soccer camp
Dream job: Taylor Swift's personal assistant
Hobbies/Interests: playing guitar, playing videogames (Call of Duty, Super Smash Bros, and FIFA are my favorites), reading, running, doing anything with my friends!
Do you have a nickname the team calls you?: Liv or Livy Dooda (Or just Dooda) (Or just Livy Doo)
Ideal temperature in your house?: 72
Greatest invention of the last 100 years: Air conditioner
Apple or Android?: Apple
For me, I love playing soccer because: it truly is the beautiful game
Greatest inspiration: Elizabeth Schickel
Cat, dog, or turtle?: Dog
Biggest fear: Getting trapped in something and there is no escape
Why did you come to Richmond?: I instantly fell in love with the campus the first time I visited
If you could have one superpower, what would it be?: Healing
Least favorite household chore: Cleaning the toilet (obviously)
Do you prefer to grab your next piece of toilet paper over or under the roll?: What kind of question is this
Where do you like sitting on the bus for road trips?: The middle
If you somehow inherited Bill Gates's fortune, what would you do with it?: Travel!