Q&A with Shalin Spani

1.) Favorite saying:
Have a few:
The goal is not the end of the road, the goal is the road.
Anything is possible to those who believe.
Character is our best piece of equipment.
2.) Who would play you in a movie of your life and why?
Jennifer Garner; she is very charismatic and fun and charming bust also has a side that just "gets the job done!"
3.) Who is your celebrity crush?
Dwayne Wade!
4.) What are your future goals on and off the court?
Be able to be a positive influence to everyone. I want people to see how much I love what I do and how I am unselfish to my teammates, my program, my university. I want to be able to glorify God in everything I do by being a light to all who watch me.
5.) What is your secret food craving?
Cookie dough, love it!
6.) The reason I picked my jersey number is... Well, I was #3 in high school and that number was retired here (Nicole Oldhe) so I added a #2 onto it!
7.) Favorite things Coach P says:
I love when she talks about loyalty to the program and our team. How this whole process is about something so much bigger than ourselves. It is about giving everything you have for the team and representing and upholding this program.
8.) The reality show I'd like to be on is....
The Amazing Race
9.) 3 reasons I chose K-State:
Coaching staff: The christian examples and life lessons I have learned have changed my life, I am forever grateful for every single day I have the privilege of being around them. Teammates: I have formed friendships I will carry the rest of my life! Such a special bond we all have. The opportunity to play at a high level while also being in an environment that has influenced me way beyond the court.
10.) Most people don't know but I....
Am legally blind!
11.) My best non-athletic talent:
Being able to interact with kids. I love kids and being able to see them smile and laugh make my day!
12.) My favorite college class is...
My kinesiology biomechanics of physical activity class I took my sophomore year was so interesting. Being able to learn about the human body and effects of physical activity on it fascinated me!