Extra Time with Carly Black


By Shannon McNamara for WVUsports.com
September 04, 2013 07:08 PM
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – As the 2013 season progresses throughout the coming weeks, the West Virginia University women’s soccer team will be introducing itself to the Mountaineer faithful on WVUsports.com.

Next up – redshirt-freshman defender Carly Black. Back on the pitch following a 2012 season which she missed recovering from a knee injury, the Horsham, Pa., native looks comfortable on the No. 9-ranked Mountaineers’ back line, aiding WVU to two straight shutouts last weekend. The exercise physiology major travels with her teammates tomorrow to the Duke Nike Classic. WVU will kick against the No. 12 Blue Devils on Friday, Sept. 6, at 6 p.m., and No. 1 North Carolina on Sunday at 11 a.m.


Full Name: Carly Elizabeth Black

Birthday: February 4

What’s on your TV: Workaholics, Scandal

What’s on your Netflix queue: The Office, Army Wives

Favorite electronic device: iPhone

Favorite WVU class: Psych/Sports Psych classes

Superstitions: Always do certain ball moves and tricks before a game…always, in the same order

Worst habit: Playing with my hair and re-doing it

Favorite late-night snack: Oreos with milk

Favorite store in the mall: American Eagle

Chocolate or caramel: Definitely chocolate!

Bus or PRT: PRT

Facebook or Twitter: Twitter

Favorite weekend activity: Relaxing with my family or going in to Philadelphia for the day

Best Dressed on Team: Caroline Szwed

Teammate that makes the best study buddy: Halie Conroy

One thing you must have in your locker at all times: Spandex (games and ice baths)

Day games or night games: Night games!

Tops on my bucket list: Go skydiving and to see more of the world




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