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Open Net with Emily Hoy

October 21, 2009
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Lady Flame Emily Hoy

Lady Flame Emily Hoy

Today, the "Open Net" segment spotlights Emily Hoy, a freshman from Plant City, Fla.

Hoy, a defender for the Lady Flames, has appeared in six contests this season.

A graduate of Plant City High School, Hoy was named first-team Western Conference and second-team all-state her senior year.

Hoy plans to major in accounting and international business.

Getting to Know Emily Hoy

What is your favorite Bible verse and why?
Matthew 7:7, because it sums up what God can do for you.

I know it's not good for me, but I love to eat …
Ice cream.

What was the best movie you watched over the last year?
The Proposal.

I came to Liberty because …
It was a good fit for me, and because of the soccer program.

Share something about one of your teammates that someone outside the program would never know without you telling them.
Heather Bentley likes to cook.

My earliest memory while competing in my sport is …
Scoring my first goal.

If you could be somebody else for a day, who would you be and why?
Bro. Joe, my pastor, because he is so close to the Lord.

The best part of being a Liberty student-athlete is …
The benefits you get (like the new stadium).

My dream job would be …
A forensic accountant.

The team that I'm most looking forward to competing against this year is (and why) …
East Tennessee State, because it was my second choice after Liberty.

What is the best book you have ever read (other than the Bible)?
Jesus Freak.

If you could have one super power, what would it be and why?
Strength, because I need it.

The TV show I can't live without watching each week is (and why) ...
Ghost Whisperer, because I love a good scare.

If I were named "Coach for a Day", I would make my coaches (and why) …
Practice just like we do.

My favorite thing about being a part of the Liberty women's soccer team is (and why) …
You have 28 sisters in Christ who are just like you.

If you could have dinner with three people throughout history, who would they be and why?
Jesus, because I want to meet my dad, Moses because he was very close to God, and my granny because she was my favorite relative.

My personal goals this season are …
To be the best I can be for my teammates.

What cartoon character are you most like (and why)?
Scooby Doo, because I like mysteries.

If someone would look at the songs on my iPod, I would be embarrassed for them to see I have this song …
Grease.

The first thing people notice about me when they meet me is …
My blue eyes.

What is the most exciting thing you did this summer?
I went to youth camp.

What is your favorite vacation spot?
Big Stone Gap, Va.

What is the best advice you have ever received, and who gave it to you?
"Just do the best you can and everything will work out." –My mom