Meet the Lightning Girls: Marissa
Major/Minor: Biomedical Sciences
Five things you can’t live without: water, food, mom, beach, music
Long term career goal: Orthodontist
Something you’ve always wanted to learn? To learn to speak Russian.
Hobbies: running, dancing, or skating
Favorite Quote: Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Favorite Movies: Despicable Me
Favorite Books: Harry Potter series
Favorite healthy meal? chicken and broccolli
What do you do to stay in shape? I love to go running when it's nice out or just by going to the gym and doing cardio.
Person/people you admire most? Why? My mother because she is the most beautiful person I know inside and out.
Best thing about being a Tampa Bay Lightning Girl? All the fans I get to interact with. They really are a blast to talk to.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years? In dental school.
Most interesting experience you have had as a Lightning Girl? Play-offs during the 2010-2011 season.
Something most people don't know about you: I have a black belt in Tae-Kwan-Do, and I am hispanic.
Three words that describe you: energetic, goofy, and determined
Most embarrassing moment: I fell off my chair in the middle of a lecture during class one day. Everyone must of thought I was crazy!