Cardinal Capsule: Tricia Aggabao

March 5, 2005

Tricia Aggabao

Sport: Softball
Year: Freshman
Height: 5-2
Events: Infielder
Hometown: Walnut, Calif.
High School:Bishop Amat HS
Major: Undecided
Stanford Athletics Highlights: A 2004 graduate of Bishop Amat Memorial High School in La Puente, Calif. ... Four-year letterwinner ... Captain her junior and senior years ... Two-time First-team All-Del Rey League selection ... Two-time Best Defensive Player on high school team ... Four-time CIF Honorable Mention pick ... 2004 Oustanding Athlete of the Year ... Four-time Lady Lancer Award.

The Stanford softball team will be fun to watch this year because:
We are an exciting and versatile group that loves to play the game.

For me to improve as a player I need to:
Continue working hard and doing the little things that make a great player.

A friend from another college softball team:
Andrea Smith (LSU).

Favorite Professor:
Professor Tobias Wolff.

Favorite midnight snack:
A bottle of a Starbucks Frappuccino.

What makes Boyd and Jill Smith Family Stadium so special:
It is the great effort that is constantly displayed on its field.

The thing I like about sports is:
The intense competitiveness that they bring out in players and the challenges they set before them.

Favorite T.V. show:
(Past) Dawson's Creek--I still think it should have been Dawson and Joey in the end but whatever, I'm over it! (Present) The O.C.

My parents were right when they told me:
Cockroaches fly in the Philippines!!!

Favorite website:

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

Favorite non-softball activity:
Does laughing with family and friends count?

If you were going on a road trip and could only take one cd, which one would you take:
A Stevie Wonder mix.

The best advice I ever received was:
To believe and have hope...everything happens for a reason and it all worksout in the end!

Opponent you would most like to beat:

The current or former Stanford athlete I most enjoy watching perform:
Ogonna Nnamani

Favorite actor:
Denzel Washington is one of MANY!

Favorite actress:
Julia Roberts

If I could bring anything from my hometown to Stanford it would be:
My family, friends, and the restaurant, Chicken 'N Ribs!!!

Since coming to Stanford I have learned:
That overcoming challenges and trials is dependent on my strength ofcharacter.

After my Stanford career is over, I'd like to be remembered as:
An individual who always had a strong work ethic and an attitude thatreflected my gratefulness and appreciation for the people and place I hadcome to know.

Favorite Food:
Chicken (bake it, broil it, fry it, 'Costco' it--it doesn't matter).

Least Favorite Food:

Favorite sport other than softball:

If I won $1 million dollars, I would:
Donate money towards cancer research and other causes/charities, and helpthose among my family and friends that are in need.

One moment in history I wish I could have seen:
The Resurrection of Jesus Christ.

My most prized possession is:
My grandma's crucifix necklace that I wear everyday.

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

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