Meet the Yellow Jackets: Megan Kurey

Sept. 30, 2013

THE FLATS – This fall, the Georgia Tech women’s tennis team will feature a student-athlete every week in attempt to “Meet the Yellow Jackets”. This week, sophomore Megan Kurey (Alpharetta, Ga.) sat down with RamblinWreck.com to answer some questions on her favorite tennis memory and pre-game rituals.

Heading into the 2013-14 season, Kurey and doubles partner, Kendal Woodard are ranked at No. 26 in the ITA preseason doubles rankings. The duo will compete from Oct. 3-6 in the 2013 Riviera/ITA Women’s All-American Championships in the doubles main draw after winning the ITA National Collegiate Summer Circuit Doubles title.

Name: Megan Kurey

Nicknames: Megs

Year in School: Second

Hometown: Alpharetta, Ga.

Major: Business Administration

Best thing about being at Georgia Tech: The people and things I see on a daily basis

Favorite tennis memory: Winning National Hard Court Doubles in the 16s with Whitney Kay

How did you get started playing tennis: My dad

Favorite movie: She’s the Man

Favorite restaurant: Panera Bread

Special talent: Singing

Siblings: Sister, Emily, and brother, Joseph

Dream Job: Wedding Planner

Most exotic place you have traveled to: Bahamas

Favorite musician or band: Zac Brown Band

Favorite TV show: Greys Anatomy, Scandal, One Tree Hill

If you could play a tennis match against anyone, who would it be and why: Federer because he rocks

Favorite celebrity: Kate Middleton

Favorite thing to do besides play tennis: Bake, sing, sleep

Favorite store to shop: Francescas

If you were not playing tennis, what other sport would you be involved with: Soccer

Favorite spot on campus: My bed

Favorite pro sport & team: Football, Atlanta Falcons

Pre-game ritual: Listen to music

Fans are encouraged to follow Georgia Tech women’s tennis on Twitter, @GT_WTEN, and like the Yellow Jackets on Facebook, GTWomensTennis, for an inside look at the program.

–RamblinWreck.com–

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