This is Sarah’s first year as a member of the Eye Care Associates Storm Squad. She is a student at NC State University and is an avid fan of the Wolfpack. She adores her French Lop bunny rabbit, and her passion in life is hip-hop dancing. Sarah’s favorite choreographers are Ian Eastwood and Brian Puspos. Her favorite color is pink, and she also loves glitter. Sarah looks forward to meeting all of the Caniacs!
Q&A with Sarah
What are the top three things on your bucket list?
Snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef, throw the first pitch at a New York Yankees game and attend a hip-hop dance class led by Brian Puspos.
Where is your favorite hangout in Raleigh?
Carter Finley Stadium.
If you could have been born in another country, what country would it be?
Australia! I would love to have an Australian accent.
What is your favorite app on your phone or iPod?
Twitter. I am addicted.
What is the craziest thing your parents did to embarrass you growing up?
Danced in front of my friends and then told them I got my dancing skills from them ... oh no, no, no.
When did you go to your first NHL game?
First grade. I asked my dad why they were hitting an Oreo around on the ice.
What is your dream job, other than being a member of the Storm Squad?
Hollywood actress. I want to be in a movie so bad!
What is the strangest thing in your refrigerator right now?
A cupcake with a hot dog icing decoration on top.
If you could write a mission statement for your life, what would it say?
Show the love of Christ in all things and continue to shine in the darkest of times.
What is your favorite quote?
“When someone says you can’t, prove them wrong.”
Would you rather be a princess or a rock star?
Princess. One day, I will live in Cinderella’s castle.
What is the most embarrassing thing that has happened to you as a member of the Storm Squad?
When I had to sing the Barney theme song for tryouts.
If you were on "American Idol," what song would you choose to sing?
"Water Tower Town" by Scotty McCreery.
Dogs or cats?
Bunny rabbits. I have one named Rufus! He is literally a ball of fluff.
What is the first thing you would do if you won the lottery?
Travel to Europe and buy a foreign sports car.
What is the most interesting vacation or trip you have ever taken and why?
One summer I went to France, Spain and Morocco. France had incredible food, Spain had beautiful beaches (Costa del Sol and Costa del Mar) and Morocco had a really cool enclosed city/market we visited.
NC State, Duke, or UNC?
We’re the red and white from State and we know we are the best.
What is your favorite time of year and why?
Winter. I absolutely love snow!
In what even would you win an Olympic gold medal?
Gymnastics. It looks like so much fun. The floor routine would have to be my favorite.
What is it that you love about North Carolina?
North Carolina BBQ! Vinegar-based and Texas Pete is a match made in heaven.
What is your greatest moment in life so far?
Making the Storm Squad and getting engaged all in the same month!
Do you have any nicknames?
LaSarah and BooBoo.
What TV show do you wish was still on the air?
What is your favorite book you read as a child?
"The Berenstein Bears."