Getting To Know: Rob Grube

May 26, 2005


Rob Grube

Sport: Golf
Year: Freshman
Height: 6-0
Hometown: Hinsdale, Ill.
High School:Stevenson School (CA)
Major: Political Science/History



The thing I like about sports is:
Competition and winning.


For me to improve as a player I need to:
Improve my technique and become tougher mentally.


A friend from another college golf team:
Andy Mack- Illinois.


The Stanford golf team will be fun to watch this year because:
We are young team, who has a lot to prove to the collegiate golf world.


Favorite midnight snack:
Ice Cream.


If I could add one team to the schedule it would be:
Georgia.


If I had to cook all of my meals, I'd probably survive on:
French Toast.


Favorite T.V. show:
News Hour w/ Jim Leher.


My parents were right when they told me:
That an education is the most beneficial gift an individual can receive.


Favorite website:
www.pgatour.com


Favorite movie:
Bravehart.


I'd like to switch places for a day with:
The President.


If you were going on a road trip and could only take one cd, which one would you take:
James Taylor- Greatest Hits.


The best advice I ever received was:
Never give up.


Favorite non-golf activity:
Reading.


My most prized possession is:
Ten original pictures of Ben Hogan.


The place I'd most like to visit:
Melbourne, Australia.


Opponent you would most like to beat:
Oklahoma State.


The current or former Stanford athlete I most enjoy watching perform:
Tiger Woods.


If I could go up against any other Stanford athlete (non men's golf) it would be:
Pat Bo.


After my Stanford career is over, I'd like to be remembered as:
Adam Yuan's roomate.


Favorite Food:
Shrimp Tempura.


Least Favorite Food:
Chicken.


Favorite actor:
Denzel Washington.


Favorite actress:
Natalie Portman.


If I won $1 million dollars, I would:
Give it to the Evans Scholarship fund.


Favorite sport other than golf:
Skiing.


Best book I have read:
The Great Gatsby.


Ten years from now I hope to be:
A professional golfer.


Two people in history I admire most are:
Bobby Jones and Theodore Roosevelt.


If I could bring anything from my hometown to Stanford it would be:
My room.


One moment in history I wish I could have seen:
The Constitutional Convention.


Since coming to Stanford I have learned:
How much I do not know.


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