Getting to Know:

GO HUSKIES Angela Roberts
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Angela Roberts
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Jan. 24, 2014

The Northern Illinois University softball team is 14 days away from its season opener against Louisville Feb. 7 in the FAU "Kickoff Classic" in Boca Raton, Fla. From now until Opening Day, fans can get to know all 18 members of the NIU softball team on NIUHuskies.com. Today's featured Huskie is Angela Roberts.

Favorite Food/Meal:
Lasagna

Favorite Movie:
Safe Haven

Favorite Sports Movie:
Trouble With The Curve

Favorite Professional Athlete:
Anthony Rizzo/ Darwin Barney

Favorite Professional Sports Team:
Chicago Cubs

Favorite Cartoon (current or as a kid):
Rugrats

Favorite Book:
Ordinary People

Favorite Music Artist:
Carrie Underwood, Toby Keith

Favorite TV Show:
Pretty Little Liars

Biggest Celebrity Crush:
Channing Tatum

Favorite Road Trip (sports or non-sports):
Spooner, Wisconsin (Lake 26)

Dream Vacation:
Hawaii

If I Won the Lottery I Would...:
Buy a Range Rover and help my parents

Favorite City:
Chicago

Favorite Sport Outside of Softball:
Baseball

Person Who Has Influenced Me Life the Most:
Mom

Someday I Would Like to Meet:
Blake Shelton

Favorite Quote:
"I hated every minute of training, but I said, `Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a CHAMPION.'" -Muhammad Ali

Favorite Subject in School (K-8th Grade):
Math

Favorite Class (High School or NIU):
UNIV (NIU)

Growing Up I Wanted to Be...:
An astronaut so I could go to the moon

Nicknames:
Ang, Angie, ARob

Hidden Talent:
Drawing/painting... artist

If I Could Have Dinner with Three People in History (not alive) it would be...:
Jackie Robinson, Abraham Lincoln, Harry Caray.

Greatest Childhood Fear:
Daddy long legs in my playhouse

 

 

Favorite Part About Being A Student-Athlete at NIU:
The extra help I can get with my classes if need be.

People Think I Look Like:
Madison Pettis or the monkey NEO pet.