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Free Kicks with Rachel Wisehart

September 12, 2008  Lynchburg, Va.  RSS
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Rachel Wisehart

Rachel Wisehart

Today, continues its women's soccer feature, "Free Kicks with …" Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday during the season, "Free Kicks with …" hopes to help you get to know the Lady Flames a bit better. Today, we meet Rachel Wisehart.

Rachel Wisehart enters tonight's contest at Liberty Soccer Field with Navy, having played in two of the Lady Flames' first three games, starting last Friday at Old Dominion.

The junior defender has appeared in 24 contests, with 14 starts, in her first two seasons at Liberty. Wisehart has earned Big South Presidential Honor Roll Honors for the past two academic school years, and currently serves as the President of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee for Liberty.

The J. M. Robinson High School graduate was her high school team's three-time team MVP and earned all-conference honors three-consecutive seasons. She also garnered all-conference honors in basketball and volleyball. Wisehart and her 16 cousins combine to have Division I athletes participating in soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball and swimming.

For a more personal introduction to Rachel Wisehart, read on …

1. The best part about being a Liberty student-athlete is …
representing Christ on the field.

2. If you could compete against any athlete in any sport, who would it be and why?
(Beach Volleyball Player) Misty May, because she is the most amazing female athlete I've ever seen.

3. Who is your favorite Bible character and why?
Esther, because every woman should strive to be like her.

4. If you could eat dinner with three other people (living or alive), who would they be and why?
Joey, Chandler, and Ross from Friends, because last year (when we did question and answers), I ate with Rachel, Monica and Phoebe.

5. When I have an hour of free time, I like to …
twiddle my thumbs.

6. If someone would look at the songs on my iPod, I would be embarrassed for them to see I have this song or artist …
The Kenny G Christmas Album

7. What TV station do you watch most often?
TBS (very funny)

8. It is not good for you, but I still eat …
Frosted Flakes (they're great!)

9. A place I would like to visit one day is …
the moon.

10. What are five things you could not live without?
Bottled water, cereal, running shoes, my Bible, and hummus.

11. What is something about you that other people don't know?
I hate Christmas.

12. What was the best movie you watched over the summer?
Mr. Brooks

13. Who is the most famous person you have ever met and how did you met them?
Mia Hamm, I met her at an Atlanta Braves game.

14. Who is your favorite Liberty athlete to watch compete?
Volleyball setter Kallie Corbin - she is always upbeat and encouraging and she never gives up. Plus, we share the same number (5).

15. My dream job would be …
to be a Bond Girl.

Previous Installments of Free Kicks with ...
Sept. 5 - Heather Bowling
Sept. 8 - Rachel Michener
Sept. 10 - Elia Lake