Out Of The Water With Annie O'Shea
Here is a closer look at senior swimming captain Annie O'Shea from Washington, D.C.
Nickname: Waffle, Brannie, Lambie
Favorite Musician: ABBA
Favorite Book: Facebook
Favorite Song: Club Can't Handle Me Right Now
Favorite Actor: Matt Damon
Favorite Movie: Little Giants
Favorite TV Show: Hardball with Chris Mathews
Favorite Magazine: The Economist
Favorite Sport other than the one you play at HC: Cross-Country Running
Favorite Sports Figure: Mike Daly
Favorite Spot on Campus: The Jesus hand in front of the Library
Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Worcester and Its People
Before I Came to Holy Cross, I'd Never Heard of: New Jersey
Pre-Game Routine: Clap my hands four times, and slap my back
Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Playing Would You Rather
Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Pirates
Title of My Autobiography: Don't Worry Annie, You're Funny
Craziest Ambition: Being adopted by Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.
Dream Job: Running a chain of fat camps called "Annie's Fatties"
Favorite Web Site: www.goholycross.com… duh
Person I Admire Most: My Dad
Most Influential Person in My Life: My Mom
Best Word to Describe Me: Competitive
Thing I am Most Thankful for: Microwaves and Dual Citizenships
Favorite Quote: "Nobody puts Baby in a corner." – Patrick Swayze
One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: A roundtable discussion with Julius Caesar, Napoleon, Attila the Hun and Jane Austen.
Most Famous Person I've Met: Wayne Gretzky
Advice to Young Athletes: When you go to practice make it count! Work your hardest and don't let up!
Why I Chose Holy Cross: The balance between great academics and sports. Also, Holy Cross appealed to me because I would be able to make an impact on the swim team. Not to mention, purple has always been one of my favorite colors.