Off The Ice With Christina D'Ambrogio

Nickname: P.T.

Favorite Musician: Elton John

Favorite Book: Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

Favorite Song: Timbaland ft. Katy Perry - If We Ever Meet Again

Favorite Actor: Robert Downey Jr.

Favorite Movie: Moulin Rouge

Favorite TV Show: Castle

Favorite Magazine: Sports Illustrated

Favorite Sport other than the one you play at Holy Cross: Soccer

Favorite Sports Figure: Bobby Orr

Favorite Spot on Campus: SUN Computer Lab in Swords

Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Computer Graphics

Before I Came to Holy Cross, I'd Never Heard of: Colored Pencils…we call them Pencil Crayons in Canada

Pre-Game Routine: Tape my stick from Toe to Heel with black tape and then wax it.

Favorite Road Trip: Going to Manhattanville during the 2008-2009 season and beating them 3-2 in overtime.  I scored the best short-handed goal of my life to make it 2-2 and force overtime.

Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Listen to music on my MP3 player

Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Playing the trumpet

Title of My Autobiography:  The Adventures of Captain P.T.!

Craziest Ambition: Fly a Jet Aircraft

Dream Job: Head Coach for Canada's Women's Ice Hockey Team

Favorite Web Site:

Person I Admire Most: My Nonna (Grandmother) Olga

Most Influential Person in My Life: My Mom

Best Word to Describe Me: Diligent

Thing I am Most Thankful for: Being able to play ice hockey at Holy Cross

Favorite Quote: "Don't forget your defensive responsibilities!"

One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: My Nonno (Grandfather) Mike

Most Famous Person I've Met: Walter Gretzky (Wayne Gretzky's father)

Advice to Young Athletes: Never listen to others who say you are too small to play because size doesn't matter when the game is 90% mental and 10% physical

Why I Chose Holy Cross: How can you not love Coach Van Buskirk?!