Extraordinary Terry: Quick Questions with All-Star Kelly Terry

Kelly Terry thinks she would be in Slytherin if she attended Hogwarts. While you can’t watch her play Quidditch, you can watch her play hockey at the CWHL All-Star Game. Learn more about her in her All-Star player profile.
let's get personal
NAME: Kelly Terry
TEAM: Toronto Furies
HOMETOWN: Whitby, Ontario, Canada
COLLEGE: University of Minnesota
about you
WHAT DID YOU STUDY IN COLLEGE? Biology
WHAT DO YOU DO FOR WORK? Need to go back to school.
WHEN YOU WERE YOUNGER, WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GREW UP? A surgeon.
WHO HAS INFLUENCED YOU THE MOST IN YOUR LIFE? My parents. They always helped me focus on the big picture in order to be successful.
WHAT IS YOUR PROUDEST ACHIEVEMENT? Being awarded the Outstanding Student Athlete Award in my senior year of school.
hockey
FAVOURITE HOCKEY PLAYER? Cherie Piper. I went to a hockey school she worked at and she taught me how to raise the puck when I was little.
WHEN AND WHY DID YOU FIRST START PLAYING HOCKEY? My older brother played hockey and I wanted to do everything he did.
WHAT IF YOUR FAVOURITE HOCKEY MEMORY? Winning the national championship my sophomore year with the University of Minnesota. We were the underdogs which made it that much more exciting.
DO YOU HAVE ANY PRE-GAME RITUALS OR SUPERSTITIONS? No! I always avoided superstitions so they don't throw me off of my game.
WHAT IS THE STORY BEHIND YOUR JERSEY NUMBER? My older brother wore my dad's number when he first started so I picked my mom's jersey number.
HOW WOULD YOUR TEAMMATES DESCRIBE YOU? Energetic, fun, goofy
WHO IS THE FUNNIEST PERSON ON YOUR TEAM? Julie Allen
IF YOU COULD PLAY WITH ONE HOCKEY PLAYER, WHO WOULD IT BE? Sidney Crosby
WHAT'S YOUR PRE-GAME PUMP-UP MUSIC? I'm not too picky... my teammates usually pick some good music.
WHAT'S YOUR FAVOURITE PRE-GAME MEAL? Chicken and pasta.
WHAT'S THE HARDEST PART OF BEING A FEMALE HOCKEY PLAYER? Trying to find a way to continue playing after school while working.
the lighter side
WHAT HOGWARTS HOUSE WOULD YOU BE IN? Slytherin
HOW LONG WOULD YOU LAST IN THE HUNGER GAMES? Hopefully all the way!!
WHAT IS YOUR GO TO KARAOKE SONG? I will sing basically anything I know the words to!
IF YOU COULD HAVE ONE SUPERPOWER, WHAT WOULD IT BE? Flying!!
MOST EMBARRASSING CELEBRITY CRUSH? I don't think I have one!
favourites
FOOD: Cinnamon toast crunch
MOVIE: The Mighty Ducks
TV SHOW: Grey’s Anatomy
MUSIC: Indie
ARTIST/BAND: The Lumineers
SONG RIGHT NOW: Closer — The Chainsmokers
BOOK Harry Potter
COLOUR: Maroon
SPORT TO WATCH: Golf
TOP 3 LADY HEROES: My mom
LAST PERSON YOU CALLED: My mom
this or that
MORNING PERSON OR NIGHT OWL 🌙
CATS OR DOGS 🐶
SPIDERMAN OR BATMAN 👨
SCARY FILMS OR HAPPY ENDINGS 😃
SUMMER OR WINTER
DARK,MILK, OR WHITE CHOCOLATE 🍫
👠 HEELS, FLATS, OR SNEAKERS
🍏 IPHONE OR ANDROID
COFFEE OR TEA
🍬 SWEET OR SOUR
🍪 COOKIES OR CAKE
MOVIE OR BOOK 📖
🍔 HAMBURGERS OR HOTDOGS
💰 MONEY OR FAME
SNOWBOARDING OR SKIING 🎿
📺 TV SHOW OR MOVIE
🍕 PIZZA OR PASTA