Behind the Blocks With Isabelle Morris

Oct. 20, 2016

DENTON - Mean Green swimming and diving junior Isabelle Morris headlines the final installment of week seven's Behind the Blocks. 

Name: Isabelle Morris
Class: Junior
Event: mid & sprint free and back
Hometown: Toronto

Q: How does Denton differ from your hometown?

A: I come from a really big city with many attractions and also from a swimming community where everyone knows each other pretty well.

Q: Who or what got you into the sport?

A: My sister got me swimming for a summer league and then a friend suggested that I should swim for her club competitively when I was around 12, when swimming for my middle school team.

Q: What is favorite event to compete in?

A: 100, 200 free

Q: What event do you hope to never compete in?

A: 200 breast, 400 IM, 200 fly

Q: What are you looking forward to most about the upcoming season?

A: I really want to be a leader on the team and represent North Texas well in swimming and in academics.

Q: What is your favorite sport to watch during the Olympics?

A: Swimming, running (sprints), gymnastics, winter hockey, mogul & downhill skiing, speed skating

Q: Who is your team family?

A: Incredibles

Q: Do you have a hidden (or not so hidden) talent?

A: Braiding hair, baking cupcakes/ cakes and doing nice designs with icing

Q: If you could trade places with one person, who would it be and why?

A: Rachel McAdams because she’s really pretty, a good actress and also because she’s Canadian!



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