Student-Athlete of the Week - Andrew Carter - | Official Website of University of Louisville Athletics
Student-Athlete of the Week - Andrew Carter


Jan. 21, 2009

Name: Andrew Carter

Sport: Men's Tennis

Post-college ambition: Pro tennis

Person with greatest influence in athletic career: Father

Biggest thrill in sports: Playing Orange Bowl

Athlete you most admire: Tiger Woods

What impresses you most about your coach: His caring

What has been your biggest obstacle to overcome: Daily practice

Hobbies and outside interests: Music

Pre-competition superstition: Putting on my bandana

Favorite movie(s): Crash

Favorite TV show(s): SportsCenter

Favorite musical group/artist: Kanye West

Favorite foods: Pizza

Favorite class: Sports psychology

Favorite funny movie quote: "The price is wrong Bobby." - Happy Gilmore

Favorite professional team: Carolina Panthers

Favorite sports writer or announcer: Kenny Mayne

Person you'd most like to meet: Barack Obama

Words that describes you best are: Compassionate

Best advice you've gotten about sports: "Always try your hardest."

What people should know about you but probably don't: I'm always listening

If you could have dinner with three people (current, historical or fictional), who would it be: Obama, Lincoln, Martin Luther King, Jr.

Why you chose U of L: Great atmosphere

Best part of being an athlete: Card bird shoes

The moment you realized you were really good at your sport: Being top six in the south in 14's

If you won the lottery, you would use the money for: My family and research

The strangest thing that has ever happened to you while you were competing in your sport: Entire body cramp

What is your favorite place you have ever visited: Hawaii

What is your favorite season or seasons of the year (spring, summer, etc.): Summer



Official Online Store