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Sydney Campbell-Women’s Tennis

Sydney Campbell Women’s Tennis Senior Major: Medicine, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose to attend Vanderbilt because I loved the family atmosphere that the athletics department has as well as the  amazing educational opportunity Vanderbilt offers. What are your career goals? I am planning to start a career in Real…

Posted by on November 30, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


William Holden-Football

William Holden Football Senior Major: Human and Organizational Development Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I remember doing a player panel with a few of my teammates for a prospective student and his family a few years ago, and his mother asked me why I chose Vanderbilt. This was the first time I was actually asked…

Posted by on November 30, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Ja’Karri Thomas-Football

Ja’Karri Thomas Football Senior Major: Medicine, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I attended to get one of the best educations in the nation, but also play football for one of the best schools in the nation. What are your career goals? My career goals are to be a forensic scientist….

Posted by on November 3, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Kacy Scarpa-Women’s Soccer

Kacy Scarpa Women’s Soccer Senior Major: Medicine, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose to attend Vanderbilt because I wanted a school with a soccer program in a competitive conference that would give me a chance for personal growth both on and off of the field. Something else that was important…

Posted by on November 3, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Marqu’es Webb-Women’s Basketball

Marqu’es Webb Women’s Basketball Senior Major: Sociology Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? The unique opportunity I had to play in the best conference in the world and get a world class education while doing it. This opportunity is a challenge for me and that was also intriguing! What are your career goals?  …

Posted by on October 4, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Andrew Jelks-Football

Andrew Jelks Football Senior Major: Human & Organizational Development Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt to challenge myself both academically and athletically. I did not want to sell myself short in any phase of my life. I wanted to compete with the best students in the world Monday-Friday and be able…

Posted by on October 4, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Nicole Powell-Bowling

Nicole Powell Bowling Senior Major: Economics Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose to attend Vanderbilt because it offered me the best of both worlds, a top-tier education and the chance to compete collegiately at a D1 institution. What are your career goals? I have been accepted into the Owen Business School here…

Posted by on September 1, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Torren McGaster-Football

Torren McGaster Football Senior Major: Interdisciplinary: Human Motivation and Culture Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt because of academics and to change the football program around to win championships. What are your career goals? To be one of the best entrepreneurs in the world. Also to be one the best Cornerbacks to…

Posted by on September 1, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Nehemiah Mitchell-Football

Nehemiah Mitchell Football Senior Major: Communication Studies Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt because of the supreme combination of athletics and academics, in addition to the great atmosphere Nashville has to offer. What are your career goals? Growing up around the city of Oakland, California opened my eyes to the lack of resources…

Posted by on August 2, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Kate Sborov-Women’s Golf

Kate Sborov Women’s Golf Senior Major: Medicine, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? For anyone who attends Vandy or works there, I think the answer is pretty self-explanatory! Coming from California, Vanderbilt wasn’t really on my radar early in high school, but as I started the recruiting process, Vanderbilt became the…

Posted by on August 2, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month



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