Cardinal Capsule: Cassi Brangham

April 15, 2002

Cassi Brangham

Sport: Softball
Year: Junior
Height: 5-6
Position: Outfield
Hometown: Clovis, Calif.
High School: Clovis
Major: American Studies
Stanford Athletics Highlights: Has not comitted an error in 38 games this season ... Hitting .267 this year with six doubles and two homeruns ... Has started in all 38 Cardinal games to date ... Her two homers ties her season-high, set last season ... Has two stolen bases in 2002.

The Stanford softball team will be fun to watch this year because:
We have tons of talent this year, and everyone has a lot of enthusiasm for the game which makes us fun to watch.

Cassandra, Cass

Favorite Food:
turkey sandwiches, hold the tomato please

Favorite Music Artist:

Favorite non-softball activity:
playing basketball

If you could have dinner with a famous person, living or dead, who would it be:

Favorite T.V. Show:
Sex and the City or Friends

Favorite Athlete:
Sammy Sosa

One word that describes you:

A friend from another college team:
Courtney Scott, Berkeley

Favorite midnight snack:
cereal, a mixture of granola and honey nut cherrios

If you were going on a road trip and could only take one CD, which one would you take:
A sweet alternative mix I just made

The best advice I ever received was:
From my parents... 'Do your best, that's all anyone can ask of you.'

Opponent you would most like to beat:

The best part about being a student-athlete at Stanford is:
The sense of pride I feel everytime I step onto our field or anytime I walk around our campus.

Somewhere you have never been that you would most like to visit:

Something about yourself that few people know:
I love listening to jazz....mostly Miles Davis.

Most influential person in your life:
My parents...they're the greatest.

Favorite gameday or pre-tournament meal:
A big turkey sandwich on a soft French that's good stuff.

If I won $1 million dollars, I would:
probably donate a lot of it, buy my parents a nice little house, and then invest the rest.

My most prized possession is:
A box of photographs of friends and family

If you could play another sport at Stanford, what would it be:
Definitely basketball.....I see myself as a 5'5' power forward.

What I like most about my hometown:
It's a small place, where people still care about the community and it's future. And, it's in the very middle of the state so it's close to everything.

Nobody knows how much I like:
Watching Behind the Music...if it's on I have to watch it.

Which of your teammates do you admire the most and why:
I admire all of my teammates...each one of them works hard and cares about each other. We all believe in the idea of the 'team' with all our hearts.

Current of former Stanford athlete I most enjoy watching perform:
I really enjoy watching the women's basketball team. Yamasaki and Powell are two great athletes and team leaders.

After my Stanford career is over, I'd like to be remembered as:
Someone who worked hard, always gave it her all, and did things the right way.

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