A unique way for recent TU grads to make an impact and stay involved with Golden Hurricane Athletics.
Name: Melissa Urquhart
Hometown: Albany, NY
Graduation Year: 2015
1.) What does it mean to you to be a TU student-athlete?
Being a TU student-athlete means the world to me. It has shaped me to be the women I want to be.
2.) How have you benefited from the support shown by TU fans and members of the Golden Hurricane Club?
The support shown by TU fans and members of the Golden Hurricane Club is amazing. I would not have the opportunities I have without their support. We are able to have a top notch facilities and equipment from their support and are able to travel all over the country. Their support allows us to do what we love, row.
3.) To date, what is your most memorable moment as a Golden Hurricane student-athlete?
My most memorable moment as a Golden Hurricane student-athlete is being recognized as MVP by my teammates my freshman year.
4.) What was the deciding factor in making TU your college choice?
The deciding factor in making TU my college choice was the team atmosphere and the community support in all aspects to TU including academics and athletics
5.) What are you studying, and more specifically, what are your plans after graduating from TU?
I plan on going to medical school. I am currently studying for the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).
6.) After graduation, what is one thing that you will miss most about TU?
I will miss being with the team. These girls are family to me and it will be really hard being away from them.