Getting to Know Kylie Wright

Aug. 26, 2010

What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?
I see myself settled down with an amazing husband and TONS of little ones. I I will likely be either a teacher, nutritionist, personal trainer, or working for either Nike or Hurley.

What is the best present you ever received from someone?
An Island Cowgirl Necklace. My best friend, Nicki Friedberg, got it for me on my 21st birthday. There is so much love and meaning behind it. I'll treasure it forever.

What is a pet peeve of yours?
Standing in lines.

What do you enjoy most about the sport of soccer?
The camaraderie. I love being part of a team. There is no greater bond.

If you could have one superpower what would it be?
I would love to be able to fly.

If you could trade places with one person for a day who would it be?
Michelle Obama.

Who has been the most influential person in your life?
My dad.

What was your first job?
I haven't had an actual job, but i've worked numerous soccer camps as a camp counselor over the years and have been the best dang babysitter any little rascal has ever had!

Do you have any pre-game rituals or superstitions?
Lu (Lauren Barnes) and I tape our wrists before every game. We write "Lucky" on the front with a smiley face and a heart. And then on the back I write "WWLUD" (what would Lu do) and she writes "WWKYD"... it's a MUST before every game.

If you could play another sport(s) at UCLA what would it be?
Golf or Volleyball

What is your favorite food?
Sushi without question.

What is one food you would never try?
Frog legs.

Name the best song on your ipod right now.
"Stuck Like Glue" by Sugarland

What is your most memorable soccer moment?
Beating Portland in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament my freshmen year. It was magical!

If you won the lottery what is the first thing you would do?
Buy my parents their dream house.

What is your favorite movie?
The Proposal.

Name something interesting about your hometown.
The Real Housewives of Orange County is filmed in my town, Rancho Santa Margarita.

Who is your best friend on another college team?
Morgan Skeen. She plays at the University of Utah.

Name a website that you visit at least once a day.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Wisconsin
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Friday, Sep 04
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
L, 1 - 2
Sunday, Sep 06
vs. Texas
Los Angeles, CA
L, 1 - 2
Friday, Sep 11
at Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, NC
W, 2 - 1
Sunday, Sep 13
at North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
L, 1 - 3
Thursday, Sep 17
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
W, 1 - 0
Friday, Sep 25
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
W, 1 - 0
Thursday, Oct 01
at Washington
Seattle, WA
L, 1 - 2
Sunday, Oct 04
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
L, 2 - 4
Friday, Oct 09
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
W, 5 - 1
Sunday, Oct 11
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
T, 1 - 1 (2OT)
Saturday, Oct 17
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
L, 1 - 2
Friday, Oct 23
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Sunday, Oct 25
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
W, 1 - 0
Thursday, Oct 29
at California
Berkeley, CA
L, 0 - 7
Sunday, Nov 01
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
L, 0 - 2
Friday, Nov 06
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
L, 0 - 2