Canes' Corner with Blair Fuentez
CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Canes' Corner is a Q&A series looking at the 2013 Miami volleyball team.
Each day leading up to the beginning of volleyball season on Aug. 30, a new Canes' Corner will be released giving @CanesVB fans a chance to get to know their favorite playerss.
This edition of Canes' Corner features junior setter/hitter Blair Fuentez.
Name: Blair Fuentez
Hometown: Ridgewood, NJ
High School: Ridgewood High School
Major: Business Management
I committed to Miami over other schools because: I wanted to go to a school that had a great business school as well as a good volleyball program.
If I had to describe the team in one word it would be: Committed
Coral Gables is different from my hometown because: Coral Gables is more tropical compared to my suburban town in New Jersey
The biggest adjustment from high school to college has been: being more responsible and having good time management. Keeping up with school and practice.
When I committed to the University of Miami, I felt: Excited
My favorite moment in my volleyball career was: Playing FSU at home on ESPN and winning!
I started playing volleyball at age: 12
Favorite Athlete: Michael Jordan
Favorite Professional Sports Team: Houston Texans
Favorite Meal: Fajitas
Favorite Candy: Skittles
Favorite TV Show: Grey’s Anatomy
My first pet was: my dog, Brutis
My favorite University of Miami alumni is: Andre Johnson
If I could take a vacation anywhere in the world, I would travel to: London
My favorite sport to watch on TV is: football
My nickname is: Barb