7 Hilary Bombard
7 - Hilary Bombard
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr
Hometown: Northampton, Mass.
High School: Northampton
Position: M

Getting to Know Hilary

  • Why did you choose to attend Mount Holyoke? - I chose to attend Mount Holyoke because I came on a recruited althetes visit and fell in love with the campus and community. I recognized almost immediately that Mount Holyoke would be a good fit for me and would provide the space and support for me to develop into who I am today.
  • What do you like best about Mount Holyoke? - It is an educational institution that truly offers you the support to explore any of your interests. Since being here, I have pushed my intellectual, emotional, and career oriented bounds. Never once have I had "the fear of failing,"and I attribute that to be a product of my environment here at college.
  • Favorite Sports Movie - Love and Basketball
  • Best Sporting Event Ever Attended - Green Bay Packers vs. Lions (1/1/12)
  • Favorite Pro Sports Team - Patriots
  • Favorite TV Show - Modern Family
  • Favorite Athlete(s) - Tom Brady
  • Childhood Idol - Madeleine Albright
  • Hobbies - Running, dancing, cooking, yoga, reading, and rock climbing.
  • Best Concert You Ever Attended - The Rockwerchter Festival in Belgium where I saw the Crookers and Florence and the Machine.
  • Magazine Cover You'd Like to Be On - Health and Fitness
  • Biggest Fear - Spiders
  • Most Famous Person Ever Met - Morgan Freeman
  • Person You'd Like to Have Dinner With - Robert Downey Jr.
  • Most Prized Possession - Pearl earrings from my grandmother
  • Place You'd Like to Visit - Bali
  • First Memory of Your Sport - A fast break during one of my first soccer games
  • Most Memorable Moment in College Athletics - Scoring a game winning goal with a minute left.
  • Best Advice From a Coach - "Leave it all on the field. If you aren't crawling off the field at the end of this game you didn't do your job."
  • If You Had $1 Billion Dollars You Would - Donate, invest, spend (In that order)
  • Career Aspirations - Working in educational reform.