FEATURE: Kristina Doerr

(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Who is your favorite athlete and why? I love tennis player Kim Clijsters, she is now retired. My favorite thing about her is how nice of a person she is. Everyone loved her and she was always the one you wanted to cheer for. She got to number one in her career and stayed humble.

How old were you when you first started playing tennis? I was about 13 when I started getting serious.

What has been the highlight of your athletic career? Winning state two years in a row, both 4A and 5A.

Where was the toughest place you've ever competed? Oklahoma in the summer. It was about 115 degrees plus humidity.

What is your favorite city to visit? New York City.

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

What is the one movie you must have in your movie collection? Bourne Ultimatum.

If you could be a character on any TV show, who would it be? Rachel on Friends.

If you could meet any person living or dead, who would it be? Lance Armstrong.

If you could have superpowers, what would they be? To be invisible.

What is your pet peeve? When a person talks only about themselves.

What is your worst habit? Doodling.

Do you have any phobias? Heights.

What is your nickname? Krissy or Bubs.

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

What is your favorite childhood memory? Having all of my older sisters at home and goofing off with them.

What is the best birthday present you've ever received? A trip to New York City.

What is your favorite holiday and why? Christmas because I love the decorations and everything about it.

Who is the most famous person you have met? Monica Seles.

What is your favorite color? Yellow.

Tell us something about yourself that few people know: I used to be a dancer.

One word that describes you: Laugh.

iPod or CD player? iPod.

What would you like to be when you grow up? A professional tennis player.

Favorite thing about BYU in general? The coaches and my tennis team.

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