Getting to Know Chante' Sandiford

Sept. 1, 2010

What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?
Hopefully still playing soccer. And a family would be nice too.

What is one of the most important things that your parents did in your upbringing?
They allowed me to try all the things I wanted to, and then supported the activity I loved the most (soccer).

Name a pet peeve of yours
I hate it when people mix up "your" and "you're"

What do you enjoy most about the sport of soccer?
That anybody can beat anybody at any given time

If you could have one superpower what would it be?
The ability to read people's minds

If you could trade places with one person for a day who would it be?
Sir Alex Ferguson

Who has been the most influential person in your life?
My Mom. She's so determined and I've learned so much from her character.

What was your first job?

Do you have any pre-game rituals or superstitions?
I wrap one strip of tape around my wrist and I write "PTH" on it. Don't ask me what it means because I can't tell you.

If you could play another sport at UCLA what would it be?
Softball. I'm their biggest fan!

What is your favorite food?
Mashed potatoes

What is one food you would never try?
Squid. Ew!

What is your most memorable soccer moment?
Even though it hurt, losing to Stanford in last year's Final Four.

If you won the lottery what is the first thing you would do?
I would donate money to St. Jude, give half to my parents, and then buy a mansion in Beverly Hills for our team.

What is your favorite movie?

Name a TV show that you are embarrassed to say you watch
Jersey Shore. And Top Chef D.C.

What is something that absolutely frightens you?

What is your favorite quote/saying?
"Just Fly"

What is something interesting about your hometown
Owings Mills is 20 minutes from Baltimore, 50 minutes from D.C., 90 minutes from Philadelphia and three hours from New York City.

What is something that most people don't know about you?
I was the principal clarinetist in the Peabody Sinfonietta in Baltimore (the youngest principal ever)

Who is your best friend on another college team?
Toni Pressley at Florida State

Name a website that you visit at least once a day


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