Cardinal Capsule: Lizzie Suiter

Sept. 8, 2003

Liz Suiter

Sport: Volleyball
Year: Freshman
Height: 6-2
Events: Middle Blocker
Hometown: Carbondale, CO
High School:Aspen HS
Major:Advertising/Graphic Design
Stanford Athletics Highlights:A 2003 graduate of Aspen High School in Aspen, Colo. ... Three-year letterwinner in volleyball and four-year winner in basketball ... Captained volleyball team her senior year ... Coached by Emily Bakker (volleyball) ... 2002 Western Slope 3A Player of the Year ... Helped lead team to a State Championship in 2001-02 ... 2002 first-team all-conference ... 2002 all-state selection ... 2003 Academic All-State (first team) ... In 2002, ranked third in the state for blocks, seventh in kills and 10th in aces ... 2001 first-team all-state ... Played club volleyball for the High Mountain Volleyball Club ... National Honor Society.

Stanford volleyball team will be fun to watch this year because:
We have great team chemistry, and it shows in our play.

For me to improve as a player I need to:
Learn to hit balls with topspin.

The thing I like about sports is:
The competitive spirit and the friendships made.

If I could add one team to the schedule it would be:
University of Colorado at Boulder.

The most difficult opposing arena to play in is:
University of Washington.

A friend from another college volleyball team:
Katie Carter, UCLA.

Favorite midnight snack:

What makes Maples Pavilion so special:
The floor and the atmosphere.

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

Favorite T.V. show:
Friends or Queer Eye for the Straight Guy.

My parents were right when they told me:
It's good to be tall.

I'd like to switch places for a day with:
Jennifer Aniston.

Favorite non-volleyball activity:

My most prized possession is:
My $5 Chinese coin necklace.

If you were going on a road trip and could only take one cd, which one would you take:
Jack Johnson.

The best advice I ever received was:
If you think you can't do it, you can't.

Opponent you would most like to beat:

The current or former Stanford athlete I most enjoy watching perform:
Jennifer Hucke.

Favorite actor:
Brad Pitt, Edward Norton.

Favorite actress:
Julia Roberts, Sandra Bullock.

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

Since coming to Stanford I have learned:
To wear sweats ... all the time.

Ten years from now I hope to be:
A hockey announcer or movie critic.

One moment in history I wish I could have seen:
When the US Men's Hockey teamwon gold at the Olympics against the Soviet Union.

After my Stanford career is over, I'd like to be remember as:
A fun and exciting player to watch and be around.

Favorite Food:
Thai lettuce wraps from Cheesecake Factory.

Least Favorite Food:
Cottage cheese.

Favorite sport other than volleyball:
To play - watch - hockey.

If I won $1 million dollars, I would:
Buy my parents a house on the coast, buy a pineapple farm for myself, give the rest to charity.

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