Sophomore Holly Baker
Feb. 4, 2010
Transcribed by Brian Davis, Assistant Media Relations Director and Abigail Mallick
With Tennessee Lady Vol softball season fast approaching on February 12th, utladyvols.com is helping the fans get more acquainted with the 2010 squad by asking questions of the student-athletes and posting their answers. Check back each day for a new featured Lady Vol softball player! If you've missed your favorite player, be sure to visit the bottom of the UT softball page where previous player questions/answers are catalogued under the link entitled "Meet the 2010 Lady Vols."
Name: Holly Baker
Nicknames: HB, Baked Goods, Baker, Shake `n Bake, Hol, Holly Bakerrrr (sung to the tune of the Halle Berry song)
I wear number # because? #4 because it was my travel ball number.
Favorite Food? Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
Favorite TV Show? Grey's Anatomy, House, Desperate Housewives (with the roomie), and Ellen
Favorite Knoxville-area restaurant? Firehouse
Best movie you've seen recently? The Blind Side and New Moon
Favorite Childhood Memory? The Farm House
Favorite Hobbies Outside of Softball? Karaoke Friday, basketball, hanging out with the crazies
Favorite Athlete(s)? Usain Bolt
Best player you've ever faced? Kristi Toliver, WNBA - Chicago Sky
Who do you feel has been the biggest influence in your life and why? Coach Fulk, high school basketball coach because he had an old school coaching mentality.
How would you describe your personality? Relaxed, funny, artistic, adventurous, and friendly
What is one thing about yourself that most people don't know? My car's name is Edna - named by Cat Hosfield
If you could have a superpower what would it be? Teleporting
My favorite thing to collect is? Dove chocolate wrappers
Snack food that I can't live without? Chocolate
Person you would most like to trade places with for a day? Shakira, because her hips don't lie.
If you could have dinner with any three people (present or past) who would they be? Ellen DeGeneres, Hugh Laurie, MLK
One possession you would keep if you lost all but one? Camera
If there were a movie about your life, what would it be called? Hollywood Go Tennessee
Who would portray you in a movie about your life? Sandra Bullock
What would your dream job be? Architect or Orthodontist
Best advice ever been given? "Don't think, just play."
List some random things about yourself Facebook-style:
1) I am left-handed.
2) Chocolate is my fav!