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Harper and Hartshorn featured in final week

October 26, 2011 · Athletic Communications

Each Wednesday through the regular season, GoBlueRaiders.com has featured a series of Q&As with members of the Middle Tennessee soccer program. Each of the 25 players has included with most weeks profiling two student-athletes and three weeks highlighting three players. Student-athletes were selected by random draw for their respective week. This is the final 2011 edition.

All players were asked the same questions; however, the choice of which questions and answers appear here were also chosen at random.

For the 11th and final week, sophomore Maddie Harper and freshman Emily Hartshorn are highlighted.

Q: Who is your favorite musical artist?
Emily Hartshorn: Rascal Flatts

Q: What is your favorite book?
EH: Oh, the Places You’ll Go

Q: Who was your favorite sports idol as a kid?
Maddie Harper: Dirk Nowitzki

Q: What one thing, off the field, can you do better than most?
EH: Argue
MH: Biology

Q: What is your dream job?
MH: Becoming a veterinarian

Q: What is your pre-game ritual?
KS: Listening to the same song before every game

Q: What is your hometown famous for?
EH: Oklahoma City Thunder basketball
MH: Six Flags over Texas

Q: What is a part of your game that needs improvement?
EH: My confidence

Q: What do you believe it will take to have a successful season?
EH: Teamwork and hard work
MH: Good chemistry, connecting passes and communication

Q: What is one of your pet peeves?
MH: People clicking pens constantly

Q: What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?
EH: Living happily with a cute family

Q: What is your favorite quote/saying?
EH: Keep calm and carry on
MH: ”All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better”.—Ralph Waldo Emerson

Q: If you could have one superpower, what would it be?
EH: Flying
MH: Being able to fly in the air

Q: What is one food you will not try?
MH: Spinach

Q: What are some of the things you would do if you won the lottery?
EH: Buy a white Range Rover and make sure my family and I could live comfortably
MH: Share it with family and save it

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