15 Questions With...Kelsie Hibbs

15 Questions With...Kelsie Hibbs

The West Virginia Wesleyan Sports Information Department will provide a weekly 15 Questions With...a Wesleyan student-athlete.

This week, we interview senior women's soccer player Keslie Hibbs.

Hibbs is from Morgantown, W. Va.

 

1. What sport do you play?

Women's soccer

2. What is your favorite athletic moment at Wesleyan?

Winning the conference championship my sophomore year and getting to host the First Round of the NCAA tournament.

3. Describe your toughest practice at Wesleyan? 

The second day, fifth practice of preseason my senior year coach made us do suicides with every line on the football field, but we couldn't run back. We had to back pedal back to the endline. The sun was beating which made the turf extremely hot to run on.

4. What is your favorite saying from your head coach Patrick Holguin?

My grandma runs faster than that!

5. What was or is the favorite class you have taken at Wesleyan, what year was it and who taught the class? 

Kinesiology my junior year with Dr.Greg.

6. What is your favorite thing about Wesleyan?

My friends that have turned into family.

7. What was your initial thoughts of Buckhannon when you arrived as a freshman? 

There is not a lot to do in town but there are a bunch of places to adventure to outdoors.

8. What is your greatest strength? Weakness?

My greatest strength is probably giving people advice, but my weakness would have to be not listening to my own advice.

9. Who is your hero? And Why?

My momma because she taught me what unconditional love is. She raised me and my two siblings on her own always trying to do her best for us no matter what it took. She sacrificed everything and expected nothing in return. She believes in me when I don't believe in myself.

10. What question do you hate to answer?

On a scale of 1-10, how painful is it?

11. What is your favorite food? 

Sushi

12. What is your favorite restaurant in the entire world?

Chang Thai

13. Favorite vacation spot?

Anywhere there is a beach.

14. What are your plans after graduation?

Hopefully to go to a Physician Assistant Grad School Program

15. What advice you would give to freshmen on your team?

Freshman year is rough, but I promise it only gets better. Work hard every day and enjoy the time with your teammates because it flies by so fast.