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Tee Time with Christina Ocampo

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          Release: 11/07/2012
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Christina Ocampo
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CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Welcome back Canes fans to another installment of "Tee Time." For the past four weeks, HurricaneSports.com has introduced fans to a new member of the five-time national champion University of Miami women's golf team. This week we introduce you to freshman Christina Ocampo from Delray Beach, Fla.

Previous Features:

Lauren Riehle
Laura Hendee
Carina Cuculiza
Rika Park

For the latest and specific information regarding the Miami women's golf team, follow on Twitter at @hurricanesgolf.


Name: Christina Ocampo
Hometown: Delray Beach, Fla.
High School: Spanish River HS
Major/Minor: International Finance & Marketing


I'm a Hurricane because... I visited a lot of schools, but I love that the weather is great and I can play year-round here. I also loved the atmosphere and the coaches of course were the deciding factor. 
One thing that everyone should know about Miami Golf: We are a young team and in a couple of years we will be strong!
At the U, I've learned so much from: Both Coach Rizzo and Coach Koskinen
My favorite thing about being part of the U family is: all of the people, other athletes and all the support.

My favorite golfer is: Adam Scott
My favorite athlete in another sport: Shawn Johnson (Olympic artistic gymnast)
My favorite pro sports team: Miami Heat
My favorite midnight snack: Nutella and pretzels/bananas
My favorite song right now: "Bloodstream" by Stateless
My favorite class: Business Calculus
My favorite cartoon when I was growing up: The Power Puff Girls

If I could play any other sport at UM, it would be: football
Best friend on another college team: Kailey Walsh at the University of Georgia
The actress I would want to play me in a movie: Kourtney Kardashian
If I was a superhero, my name would be X-Tina and my superpower would be super strength
The song no one would believe I have on my iPod is: High School Musical album.
If I could only eat one meal for the rest of my life, it would be: Chicken bowl

The farthest place from home I've been is: Russia
People might be surprised to know I: love fishing
Most embarrassing moment of my life: every day of my life... I trip and fall a lot
The most influential person in my life is: my dad
My biggest pet peeve is: people that snore

My worst habit is: biting my nails
If you walked into my dorm room, the first thing you would notice is: all the food and candy :)
When I was little, I wanted to be: a gymnast or ice skater
Now my dream job is: to be a professional golfer

About my teammates:
Most competitive: Rika Park
Best dressed: Coach Koskinen duh
Most intellectual: Carina Cuculiza and Laura Hendee
Most outspoken: Lauren Riehle
Most likely to win Dancing with the Stars: Lauren Riehle
Most likely to win American Idol: Rika Park
Most likely to bring down the house at a comedy club: All of us together
Most likely to make a stupid remark in a team meeting: me
Has the messiest locker: …me
Has the cleanest locker: Lauren Riehle
Will be on a reality show: Lauren Riehle and I
Will be a head coach someday: Rika Park
Most likely to be President: Laura Hendee
Schedule
 
Saturday, September 20
Golf at East/West Match Play
Ann Arbor, Mich.
TBA
Sunday, September 21
Golf at East/West Match Play
Ann Arbor, Mich.
TBA
Monday, September 22
Golf at East/West Match Play
Ann Arbor, Mich.
TBA
Monday, October 06
Golf at Windy City Collegiate Classic
Highland Park, Ill.
TBA
Tuesday, October 07
Golf at Windy City Collegiate Classic
Highland Park, Ill.
TBA
Sunday, October 12
Golf at Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
TBA
Monday, October 13
Golf at Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
TBA
Tuesday, October 14
Golf at Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational
Austin, Texas
TBA
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