GETTING TO KNOW: FRESHMAN ROBYN PARKS
RICHMOND, Va. - The VCU Women's Basketball team is full of fresh faces, all of which bring a boatload of talent to the Black & Gold and who look to continue the trend of 20-plus win seasons and postseason appearances.
Freshman Robyn Parks is one of those newcomers that has a bright future ahead of her. Prior to hitting the practice court this week, Parks sat down with VCU Athletic Communications Student Assistant Nan Turner and talked about what she's like off the hardwood.
NT: What made you decide to come to VCU?
RP: I liked how the team interacted with one another
NT: What was/is the biggest transition being a college freshman?
RP: Time management
NT: If you had a million dollars what would you buy?
RP: I would buy my grandma and my parents whatever they want
NT: What is your favorite thing to do at VCU?
RP: Sleep when I'm not practicing or in class
NT: Who has had the biggest influence on your basketball career?
RP: My father and my older brother
NT: What is the hardest part of practice?
RP: Drills dealing with defense
NT: What do you do to relax on an off day?
RP: Sleep the day away
NT: Is there anyone you model your play after?
RP: This girl named Robyn Parks
Favorite place to eat in Richmond: Tropical Smoothie
Favorite team: Don't have one
Part of the holiday season: Being with family
Class (this semester): None!!!!!!!!!!!!
TV Show: Saved by the Bell
Pre-game meal: I enjoy all the pre-game meals
Dream job: Forensic scientist
Quote: "Fake it till you make it" - coach Cunningham!