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Open Net with Alyssa Andersen

November 3, 2009
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Today's "Open Net" segment features Lady Flame Alyssa Andersen.

Today's "Open Net" segment features Alyssa Andersen, a junior from Rochester Hills, Mich.

Andersen, a midfielder/defender for the Lady Flames, has played in 18 games this season. She has taken four shots on the year.

Andersen is a graduate of Oakland Christian Academy, where she was named to all-region, all-district and all-conference first teams in 2005 and 2006.

Andersen is majoring in kinesiology at Liberty.

Getting to know Alyssa Andersen

What is your favorite Bible verse and why?

Hebrews 10:23, because it reminds me to hold on to Christ in tough situations

What has been your favorite class at Liberty and why?
Soccer and basketball class – it was fun and I was with my friends

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?


I came to Liberty because …

It is a great place!

Share something about one of your teammates that someone outside the program would never know without you telling them.
Rachel Wisehart actually showers A LOT!

My earliest memory while competing in my sport is …

Having to use porto-johns by the field

My dream job would be …

Creator of ice cream flavors for Ben & Jerry's.

The team that I'm most looking forward to competing against this year is (and why) …
Coastal Carolina, it is always a competitive game

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

Crazy Love

If you could have one super power, what would it be and why?

Fly because I could see the world and travel fast.

The TV show I can't live without watching each week is (and why) ...

Top Chef

If I were named "Coach for a Day", I would make my coaches (and why) …

Probably run super sets . . . forever.

If you could have dinner with three people throughout history, who would they be and why?
Chris Farley, Adam Sandler and Will Ferrell, because I like to laugh.

My personal goals this season are …

To have fun and play hard.

If someone would look at the songs on my iPod, I would be embarrassed for them to see I have this song …
High School Musical's "We're All in this Together."

The first thing people notice about me when they meet me is …
My eyes, so I've been told.

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

What is your favorite vacation spot?

Coast Rica. It was beautiful.

What is the best advice you have ever received, and who gave it to you?

"Do the next obvious thing for the glory of God." -Grandpa