Jan. 26, 2014
The Northern Illinois University softball team is 12 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 Huskie is Skylar Weinstein.
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Favorite Sports Movie:
Remember the Titans
Favorite Professional Athlete:
Best Sports Memory at NIU:
Playing my first game coming back from my knee surgery. The greatest feeling in the world is to be back on the field.
Favorite Professional Sports Team:
Favorite Cartoon (current or as a kid):
Favorite Music Artist:
Favorite TV Show:
Biggest Celebrity Crush:
A trip to Fiji
Favorite Sport Outside of Softball:
Person Who Has Influenced Me Life the Most:
My Father and my Mother.
"The reward is never as great without the struggle."
Favorite Class (High School or NIU):
I can play the guitar
Favorite Part About Being A Student-Athlete at NIU:
It is something I have always wanted to be and the student athlete population that I am surrounded with here is so supportive and inspiring.
People Think I Look Like: