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Getting to Know Phoenix Gandy
Monday, March 6, 2017
Getting to Know Phoenix Gandy

Name: Phoenix Gandy
Sport: Tennis
Major: Biology
Classification: Sophomore
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga.

How would your friends and family describe you?

Loyal and friendly

What movie can you watch over and over again?

All Marvel action movies

What are some of your interests outside of your sport?

Watching t.v and swimming

Who are your favorite professional athletes?

Serena and Venus Williams

What are you looking forward to the most this season?

Team bonding and winning

Who do you look up to?

My mother

Do you have any family members playing (any sport) professionally or collegiately?

My father played in the NFL for 15 years

Who would you get to play you in a movie?

Keke Palmer

What’s your dream job?

To become a doctor

If you could go back in time, what year would you go to? Why?

1980s great music

What are some things that genuinely make you happy?


What goals do you want to accomplish this season?

Getting in shape, making my team and coach proud.

What motivates you to work hard?

My parents, my future

What’s your favorite holiday?

Birthday, Valentin's Day

What is your proudest accomplishment up to this point?

Sticking with tennis, and taking it to a college level.

Is there a quote you often recite or reflect on?

Excuses are monuments of nothingness they build bridges that lead to nowhere, and those people who use those tools of incompetent.