The Scot Culture Grid

2017-18 SWIMMING & DIVING

  • Why Wooster?
  • Favorite food in Lowry/Wooster area
  • Plans after graduation?
  • Most memorable moment as Wooster Athlete
  • Most people don't know...
  • Major
  • Pregame Superstition
  • Dinner with any three people
  • Favorite quote or motto
  • Favorite professor at Wooster
  • I.S. Topic or Current Research Project
  • Best part of being a Wooster student-athlete
  • Favorite follow on social media
  • Favorite Race

Cameron Gelwicks

  • My favorite athlete is...Great area, small classes, professors
  • How do you pass the time on a road trip?Orange Chicken from Asian Wok
  • Best part of being an athlete at WoosterWorking in Finance or Athletics
  • Something most people don't know about me is...400 free relay at the end of NCACs last year
  • Celebrity that people think I look most like...I own over 50 different types of Rubik's Cubes
  • Favorite Professor at WoosterEconomics major with an Environmental Studies minor
  • Independent Study TopicFidget with my goggles before the race
  • Eddie Reese, Aaron Paul, and Amy Adams
  • "You just can't beat the person who never gives up." - Babe Ruth
  • Dr. Phil Mellizo
  • N/A
  • The relationships you make with everyone on the team
  • @goldenretrievers on Instagram
  • 200 Freestyle

Alison Hsu

  • My favorite athlete is...Tight-knit community and research opportunities
  • How do you pass the time on a road trip?Basil
  • Last song I downloaded...Graduate school
  • Best part of being an athlete at WoosterPlacing 5th at the Wooster Invite for the 200 back
  • Something most people don't know about me is...My twin sister swims for Denison
  • Celebrity that people think I look most like...Neuroscience
  • Favorite Professor at WoosterI have to stretch my feet behind the blocks
  • Independent Study TopicMissy Franklin, Simon Biles, and Meryl Streep
  • "The only constant in life is change"
  • Dr. Melissa Mullen Davis
  • TBD
  • The life-long friendships
  • @tastemade
  • 200 Back

Maggie Layde

  • My favorite athlete is...More Personalized education, beautiful campus, the Amish
  • How do you pass the time on a road trip?Cajun Chicken Pasta from Broken Rocks
  • Best part of being an athlete at WoosterAttend Nursing School and work as a Nurse Practitioner
  • Something most people don't know about me is...Placing 4th in the 100 Butterfly at NCACs
  • Celebrity that people think I look most like...My grandparents graduated from Wooster
  • Favorite Professor at WoosterPsychology
  • Independent Study TopicJamming to some tunes
  • Ronald Reagan, Michael Phelps, and Chris Evans
  • "The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall."
  • Dr. Claudia Thompson
  • Effects of Objectification Theory on Body Image in Varsity Athletes
  • The competitive & physically-engaging contrast to academics
  • @CuteEmergency
  • 200 Butterfly

Sarah Padrutt

  • My favorite athlete is...Small classes, kind people, Div. III athletics
  • How do you pass the time on a road trip?Eggs with veggies in Lowry
  • Best part of being an athlete at WoosterHopefully getting a job in data analytics
  • Something most people don't know about me is...Getting PR's and watching the women's team kill it at NCACs last year!
  • Celebrity that people think I look most like...I also played field hockey throughout high school
  • Favorite Professor at WoosterMath major, computer science minor
  • Independent Study TopicI always have someone help me put on my cap before each race
  • Emma Watson, Tina Fey, and Barack Obama
  • "Everything in moderation including moderation." - Oscar Wilde
  • Dr. Jennifer Bowen
  • A study of Markov chains and their application to hospital scheduling
  • I get to participate in a sport I love with people I love 6 days a week
  • @boomerrphelps on Instagram
  • 500 freestyle

Matthew Pech

  • My favorite athlete is...close-knit community and strong chemistry department
  • How do you pass the time on a road trip?Quesadilla Mondays at Kitt
  • Last song I downloaded...Become a professor after pursuing Ph.D. in chemistry
  • Best part of being an athlete at WoosterUpsetting Wabash at the 2017 NCACs. I still get goosebumps
  • Something most people don't know about me is...Someday when I'm old and retired I would love to be a swim coach
  • Celebrity that people think I look most like...Chemistry
  • Favorite Professor at WoosterRepeat a few mantras to get myself focused and "in the moment"
  • Independent Study TopicMy Grandpa Pech, Matt Grevers, and Ryan Reynolds
  • "Work hard and success finds you." - Matt Ziders (HS swim coach)
  • Dr. Mark Snider
  • how a hydroxyl radical, produced from irradiation of nitrates, interacts w/ Warfarin
  • that feeling after you've achieved a personal best time
  • I like to follow the Indians on Bleacher Report
  • 400 IM