Aug. 18, 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 sophomore setter Rebecca Martin.
Name: Rebecca Martin
Hometown: Novi, Mich.
High School: Northville HS
Major: Industrial engineering
What I’m going to bring to the #GTVB court this season is: A competitive spirit and passion.
Most people don’t know this about me, but I: Absolutely love roller coasters.
The app I use the most is: Instagram.
I can’t imagine going a week without: My phone.
The sport I’m the worst at is: Tennis.
If I didn’t play volleyball, I’d play: Basketball.
I can’t miss a TV episode of: Castle.
My game day superstition is: I put Chapstick on right before I play.
My career aspiration is: To work at Disney as an Imagineer.
My favorite ice cream flavor is: Blue moon.
My teammates would describe me as: Competitive.
If I could sum up what volleyball means to me, I’d say: It’s my mental sanctuary. When I’m having a bad day, or I’m stressed or frustrated about something, volleyball helps me clear my head and everything clicks.