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Getting to Know Tia Withers

Oct 27, 2011 - Posted by Rachel Hawks on October 27, 2011 at 10:21 am | Updated: October 27, 2011 10:22 am

Position: Defensive Specialist/Libero

Height: 5-9

Hometown: Beaverton, Ore.

Year: Freshman

Academic major: Elementary education

Favorite color: Pink and purple

Favorite place to eat: Olive Garden

Athlete crush: Roger Federer because he is one of the best tennis players in the world, he is humble amid his many successes, and he is a handsome, fit athlete.

Favorite Movie: Tangled

Someone you look up to: My three older brothers: Justin, Drew and Mitch.

Something few people know about you: I did pole vault in high school and I love white coconut chocolate.

If you were queen for a day, you would: Buy Disney World for the day and take all of my friends and family to spend the day there with me.

Favorite quote: “I’m proof that great things can happen to ordinary people if they work hard and never give up.” - Orel Hershiser

Why did you decide to come to BYU? I wanted to represent the school that represents my values by academic and athletic excellence.