|High School:||Pomfret School (Conn.)|
Getting to Know Elyse
- Why did you choose to attend Mount Holyoke? - It's a great place to be premed while getting a liberal arts education, and because I love playing squash.
- What do you like best about Mount Holyoke? - The squash team.
- Favorite Sports Movie - Mighty Ducks
- Best Sporting Event Ever Attended - Baltimore Orioles game
- Favorite Pro Sports Team - Miami Heat
- Favorite TV Show - Scrubs
- Favorite Athlete(s) - Michael Jordan
- Childhood Idol - Sporty Spice or the kid from "Free Willy"
- Hobbies - Watching movies, reading, doing puzzles, sleeping.
- Best Concert You Ever Attended - Jack Johnson
- Magazine Cover You'd Like to Be On - Forbes
- Biggest Fear - Being chased
- Most Famous Person Ever Met - Tim Duncan
- Person You'd Like to Have Dinner With - James Franco
- Most Prized Possession - My life.
- Place You'd Like to Visit - New Zealand
- First Memory of Your Sport - Running into the wall so hard that my shoulder was bruised.
- Most Memorable Moment in College Athletics - Hearing that my team beat MIddlebury last year at nationals.
- Pre-Game Rituals - Listening to "The Message" by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five
- Best Advice From a Coach - "Just play"
- If You Had $1 Billion Dollars You Would - Put $50,000 in a savings account, donate 10 squash courts to MHC, and then divide the rest up and give it away.
- Career Aspirations - Surgeon