Athlete of the Week Archive

Jan. 18, 2011

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

Athlete of the Week



Hillary Carlson


Do you have any pregame rituals?
"Not really, I just have to eat a granola bar before each game."

If you weren't playing basketball what sport would you like to play?
"Volleyball"

Who are your favorite musical artist?
"The Kooks, Justin Timberlake, Lady Gaga and Brad Paisley"

Who is your favorite basketball player and why?
"Dirk Nowitzki because we have the same jersey number."

If you were to go on a date with a celebrity who would it be and why?
"Ryan Gosling because he was dreamy in the Notebook."

Where is your favorite place to hang out in Laramie?
"It doesn't matter as long as I am with my friends. We always have a good time no matter where we are hanging out."

What are your future plans after college?
"I have no idea yet!!"

Where is your favorite place to play besides the Arena-Auditorium?
"New Mexico"

What would fans be surprised to know about you?
"I have a niece and a nephew, Maddie and Ricky."

What goals do you have for the rest of the season?
"I just want to win as many games as we can for the rest of the season and HAVE FUN!!"

What is the best award you ever received?
"Being named Second Team All-Conference was a great feeling."

What is your favorite food?
"Totino's Pizza Rolls"