March 18, 2014

Photo Gallery   |   Women’s Tennis   |   Women’s Tennis

Noelle Malley
Women’s Tennis
Kansas City, Mo.

Noelle Malley, a native of Kansas City, Mo., is a senior on the Buckeye women’s tennis team. She is majoring in the health sciences program and is an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten choice. She is 7-7 in singles this season, including a 3-2 ledger in dual matches this spring and has 37 career victories. In doubles, Malley is 15-6 this year, including a 10-1 ledger during the fall tournament season. She has played six doubles matches at the No. 1 position this spring.

Student Life
Do you prefer The Oval in the Fall or Spring? Spring
Where is the best place to sit for lectures? Front Row
Describe your first day as a student at The Ohio State University? I walked around campus with my map splayed out in front of my face, so naturally I almost got hit by a biker.

Popular Culture
Favorite TV show – Walking Dead, Cake Boss
Favorite movie – Gladiator
Favorite book and/or magazine – Pride and Prejudice
Favorite celebrity – Bradley Cooper
Favorite singer or musical group – Civil Wars
Last concert I attended was – Tiesto

Favorite pro sports team – Kansas City Chiefs
Favorite athlete – Roger Federer
The athlete I would most like to compete against – Anybody besides Serena Williams
Team you’re most looking forward to competing against – Michigan

Most interesting place I’ve visited – Galapagos Islands
Place I would like to visit – Antarctica

Favorite home cooked meal – Anything that my mom makes
Favorite snack food – Kettle Corn
Guilty pleasure snack and/or food – Chocolate

The greatest risk I’ve ever taken was – Swimming with 50 sharks in the middle of the ocean
In 10 years, I would like to be – Hopefully not living with my parents. Sorry Mom.
If I had a million dollars, I would – Take my friends and family on a nice vacation
Coolest thing you did this past summer – Went to Tanzania, Africa, for vacation
Most prized possession – My puppies
I would like to trade places for a day with -My dogs
Best piece of advice you’ve received – Let no one ever come to you without leaving a better and happier person
If you could have dinner with any 3 people (alive or dead), who would they be – Pope John Paul II, Oprah and Jennifer Lawrence
Any superstitions, non-game/match related – Knocking on wood
Dream event (non-sport or sport-related) you would like to attend – Any Broadway Musical
If your parents/guardians bragged about you, what would they say? She plays tennis for The Ohio State University
Do you have an interesting nickname? The Mal
What is your hometown known for? Kansas City BBQ
Cats or Dogs? Dogs 100%
Early Bird or Night Owl? Early Bird
Would you be the O, H, I or the O? The first O