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Abi Brighton-Women’s Soccer

Posted by on Thursday, January 13, 2022 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Abi Brighton
Women’s Soccer
Undeclared Major

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?

I thought it was the best opportunity to both compete at a high level along with getting a high level education in a cool city!

What are your career goals?

My career goal is either to get my masters at Vanderbilt and find a job I love or play professionally. 

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?

It’s important to prioritize hard work and time management.

How do you manage your demanding schedule?

Making sure I prioritize my school work and avoid procrastination to put me in the best spot possible.

What is your ritual before taking a test?

Sleep good, eat good, and chew gum during the test.

Who do you consider to be an unsung hero in your academic success at Vanderbilt? And Why?

My teammates as they always hold me accountable to the work I have to do.

Favorite quote?

“Anything in life worth doing is worth overdoing” – Shane Patton