Freshman Andi Williamson
Feb. 10, 2010
Transcribed by Brian Davis, Assistant Media Relations Director and Mary-Carter Kniffen
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: Andi Williamson
Nicknames: Andi, given to me from my favorite uncle Hurl
I wear number # because? #13 because it was my father's number, everyone in my family wears it.
Favorite Food? Hot wings, grilled chicken, and pasta
Favorite TV Show? The Hills
Favorite Knoxville-area restaurant? McAllister's
Best movie you've seen recently? The Blind Side
Favorite Vacation Spot? The beach
Favorite Childhood Memory? I have several special childhood memories, but my favorite would have to be going to church and spending the holidays with the whole family.
Favorite Hobbies Outside of Softball? Going to church, playing basketball, and spending time with friends and family, enjoying the outdoors.
Favorite Athlete(s)? J.J. Redick, Tim Tebow, Peyton Manning
Favorite U.S. Softball Player? Jennie Finch
Who do you feel has been the biggest influence in your life and why? My parents, because they have always been there for me. They have always guided me to work hard and to be the best person I can be.
How would you describe your personality? Outgoing, friendly, competitive, determined
What is one thing you wish you were better at? definitely singing!
What is one thing about yourself that most people don't know? I was a gymnast for about 15 years.
If you could have a superpower what would it be? I would love if I could read people's minds.
My favorite thing to collect is? Pictures and Barbie Dolls
Snack food(s) that I can't live without? Pop-tarts (Chocolate), Warheads, Devil Cakes, Fruit Roll-Ups.
Person you would most like to trade places with for a day? Jennie Finch
If you could have dinner with any three people (present or past) who would they be? My Uncle Hurl, Peyton Manning, My Aunt Andrea Lynn
One possession you would keep if you lost all but one? The Bible
Who would portray you in a movie about your life? Megan Fox
What would your dream job be? To be a college softball coach.
Best advice ever been given? Work hard and never give up on your dreams
List some random things about yourself Facebook-style:
1) I am very superstitious...I like to do the same routine on game days.
2) I was Little Miss West Virginia...I did beauty pageants throughout my childhood.
3) My favorite color is pink!
4) If I could change something about myself...I wish I were taller and had bigger hands.
5) I love to watch my 2 brothers and sister compete in their sports...I watch every chance I get.