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GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro women’s soccer starts its season at home against Arkansas on Thursday at 7 p.m. UNCGSpartans.com will profile the five true freshmen of this year’s team. Now up is Maddy Gilhool, a freshman forward from Montrose, Pa.


Food: Bacon

Song: “Sangria” – Blake Shelton

TV Show: Shooter

Movie: Get Out

Quote: “If you stick out, you stand out”

Part of Greensboro/Campus: North Field

Professional Athlete: Julian Edelman

Sport to Watch other than Soccer: Football

Sport Related Memory: High School Soccer with my coach and friends



What made you choose UNCG? The players and coaches


What are your biggest strengths as a player? Speed


What is your (intended) major? Community Therapeutic Recreation


What are three words that describe you? Funny, hardworking, and competitive


What are your hobbies and interests outside of soccer? Hanging out with friends and family


What are some of the difference between your hometown and Greensboro? Dirt roads and shopping malls


If you could bring one thing from your hometown to Greensboro, what would it be? My puppy


What is the best advice you’ve ever been given? Work hard and appreciate everything that’s been giving to you


If you could meet three people (past or present) who would you want to meet? Why? Michael Jackson, Queen and Lady Gaga


If you could be a star in any sport, other than soccer, which one would it be? Hockey


In which movie universe would you most like to live? Hunger Games


What’s the farthest you’ve ever been from home? Las Vegas


Which app do you use the most on your phone? Snapchat


Who introduced you to the sport of soccer? Parents


What is your most memorable moment from your athletic career so far? Beginning of college soccer


What are you most looking forward to about this season? Memories with the team


If you were an animal what would you be? Monkey


What accomplishment are you most proud of? Playing Division I soccer


What is one word your teammates would use to describe you? Goofy


What is your dream job? Helping people strive to get better with sports


Who had the greatest impact on your life? Why? My parents and trainer they showed me who I want to be when I am older