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Fast Break with Rachel Hammond

January 16, 2008
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Rachel Hammond is the top backcourt scorer off head coach Carey Green's bench, tallying 5.3 ppg.

Rachel Hammond is the top backcourt scorer off head coach Carey Green's bench, tallying 5.3 ppg.

Liberty women's basketball fans will get the chance to run a fast break with their favorite Lady Flames, through a new question-and-answer series. Each Wednesday for the remainder of the 2007-08 season, fans will get to know one player better with a set of quick questions. The series continues today with junior guard Rachel Hammond.

What has been your favorite class during your time at Liberty? Introductory Philosophy, American Literature, Era of American Revolution and World War 2

What is your favorite Bible verse? It is continually changing, but right now it's Galatians 2:20.

What is Coach Green's favorite word or phrase? "Those quickest to change are quickest to succeed."

What road trip are you most looking forward to this season? Definitely Coastal Carolina--Myrtle Beach at its finest!

What sporting venue would you most like to visit? Butler's Hinkle Fieldhouse (Used in the movie Hoosiers.)

How many hours per week do you spend on the Internet? An estimated 12 hours

What team do you consider to be the Lady Flames' biggest rival? High Point

What one possession couldn't you live without? My computer which holds all my writing and journaling

What is your favorite shot in basketball? A pull-up jumper on the break

What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? Chocolate

Who is the best player you have ever faced? Detroit Shock guard Ivory Latta

Who is your favorite author? Blaise Pascal for apologetics, Francine Rivers for love and my oldest sister, Ruth, for passion, as she writes memoirs of her years spent growing up at home.

What is your dream car? Something vintage

What is your favorite season of the year? Autumn

What is your favorite sport to play (other than basketball)? Tennis

What is your favorite sport to watch (other than basketball)? Football

What is your career high for points (at any level)? 32 points

What was your all-time best Halloween costume? A pregnant farmer's wife

How many hours does it take you to get home from LU? 15 hours by car, approximately 2 hours by plane and only a moment in my mind

Previous Installments of Fast Break with the Lady Flames
Dec. 12 - Alexandria Bream
Dec. 19 - Allyson Fasnacht
Dec. 26 - Megan Frazee
Jan. 2 - Molly Frazee
Jan. 9 - Moriah Frazee