Fourth-year Amy Desjadon has helped the Cavaliers remain in the top-20 nationally, posting a goals-against average of 1.56 and a save percentage of 70.8%. A three-year starter, Desjadon and the rest of the Cavaliers travel to Maryland this weekend to take on the top-ranked Terps. She sat down with Virginiasports.com to share information about herself with UVa fans.
My Favorite Frozen Yogurt/Ice Cream Flavor: Phish Food
My Favorite sports figure: Donovan McNabb
My Favorite movie: City of Angels
My Favorite book: The Alchemist
by Paulo Coelho
My Major and why I chose it: Drama/PoliticsI want to go to law school and be a sports agent.
My primary inspiration in sports is: Ghananian soccer team
My advice to players is: Ignore stats, every game is a new chance... if you fall, stand tall and come back for more.
The best thing about the University is: The history
My dream vacation would be: The Greek Islands
The most important thing I learned in college is.... You will fall, but it’s how you react that matters most.
The best advice I ever received is...: Laugh as much as you can, apologize when you should and accept the things you can’t change.Dad
My favorite place on Grounds: The Ampitheatre
My song on the psych tape is: "Till I collapse" by Eminem
My favorite sports memory is: Beating Warwick
My favorite moment in sports history:The Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl
Why I play hockey: I love the skill necessary and the competitive nature.
A brief summary of my early hockey history: I started playing in fourth grade as the center mid, but I blew out my knee my first year in high school after making varsity. I tried goalie-liked it and played ever since.
If I could invite someone to dinner, it would be: Dave Matthewshe’s wordly and I would want to hear what inspires his music.
What do Michele Madison and her staff bring to Virginia?: Enthusiasm and unconditional positivity.
Why did I choose my number? I like looking down and being reminded we always to start at nothing and work our way up. It also makes an outward projection of how many goals they’ll score
My inspirational message is: I want you to put each other in your hearts forever because forever is about to happen here in a few minutes.
What is something about me that is unique/different? I got accepted to be a Madison House Big Sister.
Please list any community service projects you do, either solo or with a group: Madison House Big Sister.