Getting to Know:

GO HUSKIES Ashley Kopp
GO HUSKIES
Ashley Kopp
GO HUSKIES

Feb. 4, 2014

The Northern Illinois University softball team is three days away from its season opener against Louisville Feb. 7 in the FAU "Kickoff Classic" in Boca Raton, Fla. After meeting the freshmen, sophomores and juniors, fans can get to know the seniors of the NIU softball team on NIUHuskies.com. Today's featured Huskie is Ashley Kopp.

Favorite Food/Meal:
Burrito bowl from Chipotle

Favorite Movie:
Dirty Dancing

Favorite Sports Movie:
The Mighty Ducks

Favorite Professional Athlete:
Jonathan Toews

Best Sports Memory at NIU:
Hitting a grand slam against Western Michigan

Favorite Professional Sports Team:
Chicago Blackhawks

Favorite Cartoon (current or as a kid):
The Rugrats

Favorite Book:
The Hunger Games

Favorite Music Artist:
Britney Spears

Favorite TV Show:
The Big Bang Theory

Biggest Celebrity Crush:
Matthew McConaughey

Favorite Road Trip (sports or non-sports):
2013 MAC Tournament in Akron Ohio

Hobbies:
Watching TV and eating

Dream Vacation:
Fiji

If I Won the Lottery I Would...:
Travel, donate to charity, buy properties on the beach

Favorite City:
Rome

Favorite Sport Outside of Softball:
Hockey

Person Who Has Influenced Me Life the Most:
My mom

Someday I Would Like to Meet:
Jennifer Aniston

Favorite Quote:
"You miss 100% of the shots you never take."

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

Favorite Class (High School or NIU):
Human Physiology

Growing Up I Wanted to Be...:
A teacher

Nicknames:
Ash, Kopper

Hidden Talent:
Water Skiing

If I Could Have Dinner with Three People in History (not alive) it would be...:
Michael Jackson, Mr. Rogers and Steve Jobs

 

 

Greatest Childhood Fear:
Spiders

Favorite Part About Being A Student-Athlete at NIU:
Knowing other athletes

People Think I Look Like:
My mom