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Open Net with Kristi McBrien

November 9, 2009
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Today's "Open Net" segment features Lady Flame Kristi McBrien.

Today, the "Open Net" segment spotlights Kristi McBrien, a junior from Richmond, Va.

McBrien, a midfielder for the Lady Flames, appeared in all 19 contests this season, starting in 11. She took four shots on the year.

McBrien is a graduate of James River High School, where she was a four-year letterwinner. A transfer from Bluefield College, McBrien earned Appalachian Athletic Conference Recognition as a freshman.

Getting to Know Kristi McBrien

What is your favorite Bible verse and why?

Ephesians 3:13-21

I know it's not good for me, but I love to eat …
Swedish Fish and Mike & Ikes

What was the best movie you watched over the last year?
Seven Pounds, Doubt and Madea Goes to Jail

I came to Liberty because …
At the time, my mom thought it was best for me and to play soccer.

Share something about one of your teammates that someone outside the program would never know without you telling them.
Abby Austin, Rachel Wisehart, Bekah Moye, Kendra Dalton, Karen Blocker, Heather Bowling, Caitlyn Riley and I can speak Portuguese . . . Via pedu!

My earliest memory while competing in my sport is …

Eating oranges, and wrestling with boys on my team on the sidelines

The best part of being a Liberty student-athlete is …

All the fresh gear and having awesome teammates to share my college experiences with

My dream job would be …
Not having a job and traveling.

The team that I'm most looking forward to competing against this year is (and why) …

Coastal Carolina and JMU.

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

Soul Cravings

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

To be able to teleport anywhere at any time.

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

The Office

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

Run the gauntlet! Because I have never wanted to end my life so soon.

If you could have dinner with three people throughout history, who would they be and why?

My mom and brother, because when we are together, we laugh all night.

My personal goals this season are …
To help my team win Big South!

What cartoon character are you most like (and why)?

Well, my roommate said Droopy, but I do not agree.

The first thing people notice about me when they meet me is …

I'm really chill and laid back.

What is the most exciting thing you did this summer?
Went to Brazil!

What is your favorite vacation spot?

Anywhere other than the U.S.

Do you have any pre-match habits/rituals, and what are they?

I like to listen to my mp3 player and scream a lot to get hyped.

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

Trials make you think. Thinking makes you wise. Wisdom makes life profitable.