Canes Volleyball: Can U Dig It with Christine Williamson
Aug. 23, 2011
Coral Gables, Fla. – The University of Miami volleyball team is exactly four days away from the 2011 season opener versus Jacksonville State at the Tiger Classic hosted by LSU in Baton Rouge, La. Leading up to the highly-anticipated season-opener for the two-time NCAA participant Canes, HurricaneSports.com will be running a Q&A series titled “Can U Dig It” with student-athletes from the volleyball team taking you inside their world and allowing you – the fans – the chance to learn more about them away from the court.
The eighth installment of the daily series brings HurricaneSports.com to redshirt senior Christine Williamson from Tampa, Fla.
To learn more about Christine Williamson, continue reading her quick hits Q&A located below.
Make sure to check in for a new Can U Dig It profile each and every day in preparation for the Hurricane volleyball season opener.
The University of Miami is excited to announce a new season ticket package that will include two (2) adult and three (3) youth tickets to all home volleyball and soccer events in the 2011 season. The Family Plan provides a family of five with over 20 events for the incredible price of $50. Purchase a Volleyball and Soccer Family Plan by calling 1-800-GO-CANES or simply buy online by clicking here.
Can U Dig It with Christine Williamson…
Hometown… Tampa, Fla.
High School… Plant High School
Major… Broadcast Journalism
The farthest place from home I’ve been is… Bahamas / Grand Turk
The most influential person in my life is… My father
If you walked into my bedroom, the first thing you would notice is… The huge tree stencil on the wall
Favorite Cartoon… SpongeBob SquarePants
Favorite Professional Athlete… Blake Griffin
Favorite Pro Sports Team… Boston Celtics
The artist I listen to most on my iPod is… S. O.
Favorite Restaurant… Prime 112
My favorite midnight snack is… Smarties
My favorite thing about being part of the `U’ family is… The fact that it really is like having a huge family and we all support each other
If I could live anywhere in the world, then it would be… Greece
If I were a superhero, my name would be… Beantastic… and my power would be… Invisibility
If I could play any other sport at UM, then it would be… Football
If I could have an actress play me in a movie, then it would be… Amber Rose
My favorite memory playing volleyball is… Beating FSU
The weirdest thing I’ve ever eaten is… Alligator
A pre-match ritual of mine is… Dancing wildly
An artist no one would believe I have on my iPod is… Justin Beiber
My nickname is… Beanie
I hate to admit it, but I love… Care Bears
A secret talent of mine is… Singing
My favorite thing about Coach Lantagne Welch is… She’s like a second mom
If I could switch places with anyone in the world, then it would be… A Kardashian
Facebook or Twitter… Twitter
Favorite Holiday… Valentine’s Day