Courtney Finuf specializes in sprint and breast stroke for BYU. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)
Q: What or who is your inspiration?
A: To be the best
Q: Something no one would guess about you is?
A: Want to be an FBI agent
Q: What's your most extreme dream/goal?
A: Make it to trials
Q: What is your biggest accomplishment in life so far?
A: Scholarship to swim
Q: Where do you see yourself in five years?
A: graduated, married
Q: How'd you get started in swimming?
A: parents scared I get fat and needed exercise
Q: Why swimming?
A: really hot is Arizona, really good for you
Q: How did you spend your off-season?
A: training for the next season
Q: Do you have any pre-meet rituals?
A: pasta before, shave/sleep
Q: Do you have a good luck charm? If so, what is it?
A: lucky boxers
Q: What do you do in your free time?
A: sleep, eat
Q: If you could invite any three people to dinner who would they be?
A: Lance Armstrong, Megan Quann, Michael Phelps
Q: Who has had the greatest influence on your swimming career?
Q: What do you appreciate most about Coach Powers, Crump or Russell?
A: Their enthusiasm and dedication
Favorite cereal: Cracklin O's
Hero: Lance Armstrong
One place you'd like to visit: New York City
Favorite movie: White Chicks
Favorite book: And Then There Were None
Toughest part of swimming: Waking up and jumping in
Favorite Coach Crump quote: "Be on time, be honest"