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Women's Lacrosse; Meet The New Monarchs, Lindsey Baer

August 25, 2017
By ODU Athletics

 ODUsports.com will introduce the newcomers for the 2017-18 women's lacrosse team. Today we will introduce Lindsey Baer.

Q: Why did you choose ODU?
LB: I had always heard great things from my school lacrosse coach and then when I
went to visit, I loved the campus and felt at home.

Q: What is your favorite thing about Hampton Roads?
LB: The food. Haha.

Q: Favorite place to hangout on campus that is not lacrosse associated?
LB: Not sure yet

Q: What is your major?
LB: Undecided - possibly dental

Q: What are your team and individual goals for the season?
LB: Continue to get better at my eight meters. As for my team goal, it would be having each others backs.

Q: What is something people don’t know about you?
LB: I tore my ACL two years ago.

Q: When did you start playing your sport, and why?
LB: I started when I was in third grade when my coach let me start a year early so I was playing with fourth graders. I was always very athletic, so I was very eager to start up a new sport.

Q: Did you play other sports in high school/growing up?
LB: Yes I played a ton of sports. I played soccer for school along with basketball for a
year. Outside of school I was doing camps and playing for tennis, field hockey and softball teams.

Q: What are you looking most forward to on game day?
LB: Getting hype before games and going out on the field and crushing it with my teammates.

Q: Who do you look up to and why?
LB: I look up to my grandma, because she always has the best advice and is always there to listen.

Q: Who from history would you like meet and dine with? Why?
LB: Steve Jobbs, he was very intelligent and I would love to hear the story of how he started his company.

Q: Name one movie that you saw this year, and would recommend to others?
LB: The Accountant, it was amazing and mind blowing.

Q: If you were on a deserted island, and could only take three things with you, what would they be, and why?
LB: An ax, flint, and potatoes, because im trying to survive!

Q: Name the Emoji that describes you the most?
LB: The princess emoji ... for obvious reasons. Just kidding, probably the sun emoji because I always try to stay positive and bring light to other peoples days.

Q: If you could choose one place to visit, where would you go, and why?
LB: I would love to visit New Zealand. I've heard it's beautiful and I would love to go bungy jumping there.

Q: What is in your pregame playlist?
LB: A lot of Migos, Future, and 2 Chainz.

Q: Would you ever go on reality TV? If so which show and why?
LB: I would love to experience "Keeping up with the Kardashians" first hand. I would probably just laugh at everything they say the whole time.

Q: What is your favorite holiday and why?
LB: I love Christmas because it is the one holiday my entire family is able to be together.

Q: Any gameday rituals?
LB: I have to have my hair in a high ponytail with braids. I feel off balance otherwise.

Q: Favorite movie?
LB: My favorite movie always is changing. I would have to say right now it is The Accountant.

Q: Favorite music artist?
LB: My favorite artist is Future.

Q: Favorite NFL team?
LB: The Eagles

Q: Favorite food?
LB: it has to be my Grandma's lasagna.

Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 years from now?
LB: Hopefully on a more narrow path of what I want in life. Somewhere in PA w my Burnese Mountain Dog puppy.

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