Aug. 12, 2014
#GTVB Insider is a Q&A series looking at the 2014 Georgia Tech volleyball team. Each weekday leading up to the beginning of volleyball season on Aug. 29, a new #GTVB Insider will be released giving @GTVolleyball fans a chance to get to know their favorite players.
This edition of #GTVB Insider features redshirt senior middle blocker Ashtaan Horton.
Name: Ashtaan Horton
Hometown: Cedar Hill, Texas
High School: Cedar Hill HS
Major: Science, technology and culture
What I’m going to bring to the #GTVB court this season is: Energy and competitiveness.
Most people don’t know this about me, but I: Have a HUGE family with 100+ cousins!
The app I use the most is: Twitter.
I can’t imagine going a week without: Music or mexican food.
If I didn’t play volleyball, I’d play: Basketball.
I have to admit I’m really good at: Taking selfies.
My game day superstition is: Listening to music before every game.
My favorite ice cream flavor is: Chocolate chip cookie dough.
My teammates would describe me as: Funny and laid back.
I chose Georgia Tech because: I wanted a school where I could get a great education and have an awesome volleyball experience.
If I had to sum up what volleyball means to me, I’d say: Volleyball is my passion and the reason why I am so committed to whatever I do.