Get to Know: Dana Oldroyd

Freshman defender Dana Oldroyd looks to continue the strong defensive tradition here at BYU (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Name: Dana Oldroyd


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Who is your favorite athlete and why? Aleisha Cramer-Rose - because she's not only an amazing athlete, but more importantly an amazing person.

How old were you when you starting playing soccer? Seven years old.

What has been the highlight of your athletic career? Coming to BYU.

Where was the toughest place you've ever competed? Regionals.

Who is the first person you call after a game? My dad.

What is the one movie you must have in your movie collection? Remember the Titans

If you could be any character on any TV show, who would you be? Kate on 'Lost'

If you could meet any person living or dead, who would it be? My future husband, or Abraham Lincoln

What is your pet peeve? When people blow their nose around me.

What is your worst habit? Eating too much.

Do you have any phobias? Spiders, being kidnapped.

What is your nickname? "Dane"

What words or phrases do you use way too much? "Oh my"

What is your favorite thing about BYU in general? Women's Soccer.

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Dana's Stats -

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Before BYU

First Team All-State, First Team All-Region, Region 4 Defensive MVP, and Senior All-Star Team member in 2007 ... 2007 Timpanogos team captain ... team finished in second place in Region 4 and was a 5A State semifinalist in 2007 ... Team was region champs in 2004 ... named Second Team All-State in 2006, and an Honorable Mention in 2005 ... member of the Olympic Development Program State Team in 2007... club team won Las Vegas Silver State Cup ... team took second place in State Cup in 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... also quarter finalists at regionals in 2007 ... Advantage cup winners ... member of the High Honor role from 2004-07 ... Academic All-Region from 2004-07 ... Academic All-State in 2007 ... member of the Student Council in 2004 and 2007 ... Honor Roll 2008

Personal

Parents: Dee and Jill ... Siblings: Jenna and Alex.

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