Bruin Profile: Charlotte Mayorkas

Jan. 13, 2003

How old were you when you first started playing your sport? 10 years old

What has been the highlight of your athletic career? Having the opportunity to play golf for UCLA.

Where was the toughest course you ever played? Walt Disney World Golf Courses in Orlando, FL.

Who was the best player you played against? Virada Nirapathpongporn (Duke)

What professional team would you like to play for and why? Green Bay Packers (wide receiver)

Do you have any pre-game superstitions or rituals? My favorite blue ball-marker.

Who inspired you to play your sport? Actually, I played tennis first and a neighbor asked if I wanted to go with him to a golf lesson. The teacher let me hit a couple of balls and said I had a natural swing.

What was your most embarrassing moment during a round? We played at Stanford last fall and I unknowingly played with a huge rip on the back of my shorts. Coach didn't tell me until the eighth hole.

What is you favorite sport other than your own? I'm a huge football fan, but I love tennis and lacrosse.

Who would you like to face 1 on 1? Tiger Woods

If you could give advice to a young kid playing your sport, what would it be? It's a frustrating game, but don't worry, think positive and it can only get better.

What is the one movie you must have in your movie collection? All three "Diehards"

What was your favorite TV show when you were a kid? "Saved by the Bell"

What celebrities do you admire most? Julia Stiles (It's a Guy Thing) and Keri Russell (Felicity)

What is in your CD player right now? Incubus

What is the most embarrassing CD in your collection? The Lion King Soundtrack

What is the most embarrassing movie you've ever paid to go see? Not Another Teen Movie

What is your favorite place on campus? Outside of Moore Hall and the Kerckhoff sitting area

Why did you come to UCLA? Because John Poucher came here! (Poucher is on the UCLA men's golf team.)

What class at UCLA have you liked best? PhySci 5

If you could have superpowers, what would it be? To be able to move all the cars out of my way when I'm in traffic.

If you were granted three wishes, what would they be? I only need one: to have unlimited wishes.

If you could work somewhere unusual, where would it be? I'd like to work at one of those hamburger places where you roller-skate.

Who is the one person you would want to be stuck on a deserted island with? Josh Hartnett (Pearl Harbor) or Heath Ledger (A Knight's Tale) - tough choice.

What is your nickname? Charlie, Charbar, Mayorki-there always seems to be a new one.

What is your favorite ice cream flavor? Cherry Jubilee

What is your favorite midnight snack? Kettle Korn or anything salty

What would you never be caught dead wearing? Tight white jeans

Do you have any phobias? Any type of insect, especially cockroaches

What is your worst habit? Chewing pen caps.

What is the best Christmas or birthday present you ever received? Money or Starbucks certificates are always the best.

What was your favorite toy as a child? My blue tricycle

What is your favorite thing to do outside of sports? Play other sports, movies, surf, dirt bike, run, travel

What is your favorite color? Every shade of blue

What is your favorite holiday and why? Thanksgiving. Being around the people you love, and most important the good food, especially pumpkin pie.

Tell us something about yourself that few people know: Well, after reading this survey, everyone should know know pretty much everything about me.


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vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Story
Monday, Feb 08
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Story
Tuesday, Feb 09
vs. Northrop Grumman ...
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
T-5th (+26, 878)
Sunday, Feb 21
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Story
Monday, Feb 22
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
Story
Tuesday, Feb 23
vs. Allstate Sugar Bowl ...
New Orleans, LA
T-6th (+17, 881)
Monday, Feb 29
vs. Bruin Wave ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Story
Tuesday, Mar 01
vs. Bruin Wave ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
1st (+4, 868)
Monday, Mar 21
vs. SDSU March Mayhem at ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Story
Tuesday, Mar 22
vs. SDSU March Mayhem at ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Story
Wednesday, Mar 23
vs. SDSU March Mayhem at ...
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
3rd in Match Play
Friday, Apr 01
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
1st (-2, 286)
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
Story
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
2nd in Match Play
Friday, Apr 08
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Sunday, Apr 10
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
1st (-12, 852)
Monday, Apr 18
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Tuesday, Apr 19
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Wednesday, Apr 20
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
2nd (-15, 849)
Thursday, May 05 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Friday, May 06 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Saturday, May 07 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Friday, May 20 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Saturday, May 21 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Sunday, May 22 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Monday, May 23 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Tuesday, May 24 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Wednesday, May 25 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
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