Today, Cornerstone athletics continues its volleyball feature; "Spiking it with …" Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday during the season, fans will have an opportunity to get to know the Golden Eagles a bit better through a question-and-answer session. Today, the series continues with senior middle hitter, Kate Zwier.
Zwier, a native from Byron Center, brings experience and leadership for head coach Ryan Campbell in 2012. Zwier tallied a season-high 9 kills against at a .533 attacking percentage against Lourdes College on September 19.
For a more personal introduction to Kate Zwier, read on …
The best part about being on the Golden Eagle's Volleyball team? My teammates because we have so much fun together and we build strong friendships. God could not have placed me with a better group of girls. I am so thankful for each and every one of them.
My earliest volleyball memory is … I didn't want to play volleyball when I was in sixth grade because it made my arms turn red. My mom made me stick it out and I continued to play. I would not be here if it wasn't for her motivation.
Other than volleyball, my favorite sport to play is … Basketball because I played in high school.
When I have an hour of free time, I like to … An hour isn't enough time for homework so I would hang out with my friends.
If I won a million dollars, I would … Give the money away, buy a boat, and travel.
If someone would look at the songs on my iPod, I would be embarrassed for them to see I have … All the songs I had from high school that I never listen to anymore.
It is not good for you, but I still eat … Coke slushie.
A place I would like to visit one day is … Australia.
If you could eat dinner with three other people (living or dead) who would they be? Three separate dinner dates with Bill Cosby, Bob Goff, and Abraham Lincoln.
Who is your favorite Bible character and why? Queen Ester because of her boldness. It is encouraging to witness the boldness that women can find in Christ.
When surfing the Internet, what website do you visit the most frequently? Pinterest and Facebook.
What is something about you that other people don't know? I danced for 15 years.
Who is your favorite Superhero and why? Batman because he is great without having an actual super power.
What cartoon character are you most like? SpongeBob because he is random, energetic, and fun-loving.
After graduation, I would like to … I will be getting married. Then start a teaching job, travel with my husband, have kids, and write a book.