Cardinal Capsule: Brittany Oliveira
Oct. 19, 2001
Sport: Women's Soccer
Dre as in Dr. Dre because Kelsey Carlson (a.k.a. Snoop) gave me that name on my recruiting visit.
Favorite Music Artist:
I am biased because of my nickname, but I would have to say Dr. Dre.
Favorite Place To Hang Out:
At home with my family.
Playing sports of any kind.
Favorite Video Game:
Tony Hawk, a skateboarding game.
If You Were Going On A Road Trip And Could Only Take One Cd, Which One Would You Take:
I would take one of Snoop's rap mixes because she makes really good CD's.
If You Could Play Another Sport At Stanford, What Would It Be:
I would play basketball. I played basketball in high school and loved it.
Best Thing About Being A Student-Athlete At Stanford:
Meeting all the other athletes and hanging out with them.
Somewhere You Have Never Been That You Would Most Like To Visit:
I would like to visit Australia.
Most Influential Person In Your Life:
Your Advice Would You Give To Young Soccer Players Who Want To Compete In College:
I would tell them to work hard and to always stick with it, even through hard times.
Earliest Soccer Memory:
On my first soccer team, the coach asked who wanted to play keeper and for some reason I thought that would be really fun. So I raised my hand immediately and found out at the age of five that I am not the best keeper.
Favorite Field To Compete At And Why:
At home on Maloney Field. It is great to have our fans there, an excellent field and a fun atmosphere.
If You Could Add One Team To The Schedule, Who Would You Add:
It would be Portland because they have a great program and have a lot of friend that play there.
Favorite Midnight Snack:
Best Advice I Have Ever Received Was:
I would say just to keep trying hard and stick with whatever you are doing, from my parents and coaches.
Current Or Former Stanford Athlete You Most Enjoy Watching:
Ally Marquand from the Stanford women's soccer team.
If I could bring anything from my hometown to Stanford it would be:
My best friend from high school.
Ten Years From Now I Hope To Be:
Still playing soccer and happy doing whatever else.
If I won $1 million dollars, I would:
Get my parents a really big, nice house and throw a big party for all my friends.
Least Favorite Food:
If You Could Have Dinner With A Famous Person, Who Would It Be:
Kristine Lilly from the women's national team. She is my favorite player to watch.
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