Illini athletes sound off

By Compiled Peter Bailey-Wells

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Dana Gattone — women’s golf

1. What was the last movie you saw in theaters?

“McFarland.”

2. What is your favorite song at the moment?

“Stay a Little Longer.”

3. What is your favorite place to eat on campus?

“Maize.”

4. If you could excel in any other sport, which sport would you choose, and why?

“Hockey because it’s amazing and requires so much more coordination and athleticism.” 

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DJ Zahn — men’s track

1. What was the last movie you saw in theaters?

“The Great Gatsby.”

2. What is your favorite song at the moment?

“Revolution by Diplo.”

3. What is your favorite place to eat on campus?

“Lai Lai Wok.”

4. If you could excel in any other sport, which sport would you choose, and why?

“Volleyball because it requires a lot of skill and it is fun. And pool because it is cool and it isn’t very taxing on your body.”

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Carly Thomas — softball

1. What was the last movie you saw in theaters?

“I haven’t been to the theaters since I’ve been on campus, but the last movie I saw was ‘If I Stay.’”

2. What is your favorite song at the moment?

“Dessert” – Darwin

3. What is your favorite place to eat on campus?

“Kofusion.”

4. If you could excel in any other sport, which sport would you choose, and why?

“Volleyball, if I were a little taller; I loved playing it in high school, but I just didn’t have the height for it.”

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Aleks Vukic — men’s tennis

1. What was the last movie you saw in theaters?

“Get Hard.”

2. What is your favorite song at the moment?

“Stole the Show by Kygo.”

3. What is your favorite place to eat on campus?

“Bangkok Thai- Chicken Fried Rice.”

4. If you could excel in any other sport, which sport would you choose, and why?

“No doubt, basketball. Last couple of years I just fell in love with it.”