Kirsten Kjorsvig  
Kirsten Kjorsvig

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Maple Grove, Minn.

High School:
Osseo High School


YEAR ON TEAM: 4th

MAJOR: Animal Science

HIGH SCHOOL: Osseo High School

PREVIOUS SKATING CLUB: Three Rivers FSC

FAVORITE SKATING MOVE: Butterfly

FAVORITE PLACE ON CAMPUS: St. Paul Campus

FAVORITE SPORT TO WATCH: Hockey

WHAT MADE YOU WANT TO SKATE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA? To be part of the Gopher Hockey atmosphere and to keep skating in college

WHEN/WHERE DID YOU FIRST START SKATING? Maple Grove Community Center when I was 9 years old

WHAT'S SOMETHING MOST PEOPLE DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU? My favorite animal is a giraffe

WHAT NON-SKATING ACCOMPLISHMENT ARE YOU MOST PROUD OF? I am interning at the Minnesota Zoo with the Marine Mammal staff summer of 2012

WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO WHEN YOU'RE NOT SKATING? Snowboarding, horseback riding, scuba diving, and rock climbing

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE MEMORY ON THIS TEAM? Cheering at the Frozen Four in Tampa

WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING FORWARD TO ON THIS TEAM? Getting to know the girls on the team and cheering on the Gopher Hockey team

DO YOU HAVE ANY TIPS FOR HIGH SCHOOL SKATERS/CHEERLEADERS WHO WANT TO CONTINUE IN COLLEGE? Keep it fun!

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