Oct. 5, 2009
As the 2010 softball season approaches, SoonerSports.com introduces a new weekly feature entitled 20 Random Facts with the Oklahoma softball team. Get to know the players through their own words. Which Sooner owns a dachshund named Wubbie? And can you guess which freshman put too much detergent in the washing machine during her first attempt at on-campus laundry? Check back every Monday for a new segment. It all leads up to the start of the Sooners' run at another Big 12 Championship this February.
Kirsten Allen | Sophomore| Union, Ky.
- My favorite color is lime green, and I’m literally obsessed with it.
- I was actually born in Manhattan, Kan. and moved to Kentucky when I was six.
- I fear the deep ocean and the huge sea life in it.
- I love putting Ranch dressing on almost everything I eat.
- My favorite animals are a giraffe and platypus.
- I have more than 50 cousins. My mom is one of 15 kids and my dad is one of seven.
- I get a sweet tea every day before I go to classes.
- I love playing video games, especially Mario Kart on Wii 10.
- I have an obsession with animal prints. My bedroom is leopard and my bathroom is zebra!
- I have a little Beagle/Dachshund mix puppy named Derby.
- I played year-round volleyball along with softball until my junior year of high school.
- My favorite meal my mom makes is homemade fried chicken, mashed potatoes and corn on the cob!
- I named my Black Toyota Yaris. She’s named Black Betty.
- The Hangover is my favorite movie. I can quote it all day long!
- One of my all-time favorite songs to listen to before games is Poker Face by Lady GaGa.
- Barbies were my favorite toys when I was growing up. I had about every one!
- When it comes to games, I’m very superstitious. I wear the same hair things, bobby pins, ribbons, same sliders, socks, etc.
- I am the oldest of four kids: me, sister Taylor (17), brother Will (12), and brother Ryan (6).
- Christmas is my favorite time of the year. My birthday is four days after it!
- I am a huge Bengals fan and still have faith in them!
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20 Random Facts with Oklahoma Softball
Sept. 21: Krystle Huey | Sept. 28: Katie Norris | Oct. 5: Kirsten Allen | Oct. 12: Haley Nix | Oct. 19: Jessica Shults | Oct. 26: Lindsey Vandever | Nov. 2: Brianna Turang | Nov. 9: Evan Sallis | Nov. 16: Karolyne Long | Nov. 23: Chana'e Jones | Nov. 30: Wendy Trott | Dec. 7: Allee Allen | Dec. 14: Haley Anderson | Dec. 21: Drew Wright | Jan. 4: Dani Dobbs | Jan. 11: Michelle Gascoigne | Jan. 18: Keilani Ricketts | Jan. 25: Amber Flores