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Jess Dadino-Women’s Lacrosse

Jess Dadino Women’s Lacrosse Junior Major: Human and Organizational Development Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? My original interest in Vanderbilt was triggered because my brother went here, and when I visited him I absolutely loved it. I knew I wanted to play lacrosse in college, so Vanderbilt really fulfilled all of my needs in…

Posted on April 3, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


DeAndre Woods-Football

DeAndre Woods Football Senior Major: Communication Studies Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I knew the education here would allow me greater opportunities in my future. What are your career goals? To be an Entrepreneur and Business man (Sports Analyst). What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt? Hard work, using the academic…

Posted on April 3, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Penn Murfee-Baseball

Penn Murfee Baseball Senior Major: Economics Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I wanted to combine the best academic, athletic, and social experience that a university had to offer. Vanderbilt was an easy choice when taking into account the elite level of competition in all facets of a student-athlete’s life.  What are your career goals?…

Posted on March 6, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Christa Reed-Women’s Basketball

Christa Reed Women’s Basketball Junior Major: Medicine, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose to attend Vanderbilt because it is one of the best academic institutions in the country and because the SEC is the most competitive conference. What are your career goals? I want to play overseas for a couple…

Posted on March 6, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Sarah Bell-Women’s Track and Field

Sarah Bell Women’s Track and Field Senior Major: Medicine, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? Vanderbilt was a university that I could not turn down. The school offers a first class education paired with athletic opportunities that are beyond compare. The girls and coaches on the track team made me feel…

Posted on February 1, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Jacob Schultz-Football

Jacob Schultz Football Senior Major: Molecular and Cellular Biology & Medicine, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? It was a great opportunity for school and to play football. It’s also close to home and in a top city for medical professions. What are your career goals? Medical Officer for the United…

Posted on February 1, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Kayla Moran-Women’s Swimming

Kayla Moran Women’s Swimming Senior Major: Neuroscience Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? What are your career goals? I want to become an inpatient physical therapist and to specialize in neurological disorders. What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt? Work hard, ask for help, and utilize everything Vanderbilt has to offer. How do you manage…

Posted on January 9, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


Nolan Cressler-Men’s Basketball

Nolan Cressler Men’s Basketball Senior Major: Human & Organizational Development Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt because of the great academics combined with the opportunity to play at the highest level of college basketball. What are your career goals? I aspire to be a high school athletic director somewhere down the road….

Posted on January 9, 2017 in Student-Athletes of the Month


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



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