|If You Only Knew ... 10th Edition
The Sooners opened the offseason schedule on March 30 with a 3-0 win over Oral Roberts at home and followed it up with a 1-1 tie at Tulsa on April 14 and a 2-0 win over Arkansas on April 21.
In preparation for the fall slate, SoonerSports.com will highlight each of the players on the 2012 squad.
Some of the questions and answers will be soccer related, while others will help fans get to know the Sooners better.
The ninth edition takes a look at sophomore midfielder Abby Hodgen. Read more about her soccer career on the right and get to know her better below:
1. Nickname ... Abs.
2. Best compliment given ... People say I have good hair.
3. Biggest Influence on your life and why ... My sister Natalie, because she always makes the best out of everything. I love her to death!
4. Strengths ... Good listener, talkative and personable.
Weaknesses ... Indecisive, impatient and obsessed with social networking.
6. Favorite Candy ... Twix or hot tamales.
7. Do you have any heroes?My parents, Ron and Marilyn because they made me who I am today!
8. Do you have any hobbies, if so, please list them ... Shop, eat and sleep.
9. Favorite Movie ... Bridesmaids or Burlesque.
10. Favorite TV show ... Gossip Girl.
11. Describe yourself in five words ...Friendly, girly, sarcastic, spontaneous and happy.
12. Name three people you would invite to dinner? Kevin Durant, Jennifer Aniston and my sister.
13. Tell us something that we don't know about you?
I hate watching soccer.
14. Last song downloaded on your iPod ... What If by Jason Derulo.
15. Dream Holiday ... Princess Day-Everyone wears tiaras and pink.
16. In five years you will be ... Out of college and in Dallas making millions.
Abby Hodgen Bio Brief:
Hodgen played in all 20 games as a true freshman and made 13 starts in the midfield. The Yukon, Okla., native recorded her first career point on an assist against Oral Roberts and tallied her second assist of the year in a win over Arizona on the road.
Hodgen was a four-year letterwinner at Mustang H.S. under head coach Mike Mason where she tallied 32 goals and 30 assists for Mustang in the last three seasons, including 13 goals and 11 assists in 2010. She was the team captain as a senior and was twice named an all-district honoree (2009 and 2010) and named all-state in 2011.
Sport Related Questions
1. What team(s) do you support?
2. I play a bit like (example of a player) ... Eric Maynor because I'm calm on the field and try to make as many assists as possible.
3. What is your best highlight moment? Your dream highlight moment?
Scoring the game winning goal in the state playoffs with 30 seconds left in the game. My dream highlight moment would be winning a national championship.
4. Who is the biggest joker on the team?
Jessica Johnson or Samantha Howell.
If You Only Knew Archive:
First Edition - Katharine Nutman
Second Edition - Carley Yates
Third Edition - Kali Fournier
Fourth Edition - Carrie Whigham
Fifth Edition - Hannah Gordon
Sixth Edition - Samantha Howell
Seventh Edition - Kelly Price
Eighth Edition - Caitlin Mooney
Ninth Edition - Alison Farrell