Senior Profile: Lacey Novak
Nov. 5, 2006
For the next week, kuathletics.com will profile the five Jayhawk seniors. Today, forward Lacey Novak is in the spotlight.
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Overland Park, Kan.
KCFC Alliance Pumas
Appeared in 84 of KU’s 87 contests during her four-year careerScored a career-high six points in 2006 with two goals and two assists
Tallied two assists in back-to-back seasons
First career goal was a game-winner at Missouri in 2003
Best thing about playing soccer at KU:
Definitely the team, everyone is like a family and it makes everything worth it.
I chose KU because:
The team is the most important part. I love them all so much. The campus is beautiful, and it’s close enough so my parents can come to my games.
Favorite male soccer player:
Favorite female soccer player:
Team other then the USA you cheered for during the World Cup:
There was a few but England and Brazil mainly.
Best soccer player ever faced:
Nicki Lukin, Ottawa University. We played on the same team since we were 5 years old.
Listening to music with lots of dancing and craziness.
Favorite TV show:
`Grey’s Anatomy’, `Take Home Chef’, TLC’s `Untold Stories of the ER’, `The OC and `Friends’.
`Wedding Crashers’, `Dirty Dancing’, `Crash’ and `Italian Job’.
Greatest college soccer memory:
Playing the Canadian National team this spring.
Favorite place to eat in Lawrence:
Longhorn when my parents are in town.
Not many people know this about me:
I’m curious about everything: I like to see how things works and are put together from the mind, to the body, to inventions; anything I can get my hands on.
Outside of soccer, my greatest talent is:
I have a natural ability to work with children. I also enjoy observing the world around me through the camera’s eye.
After college I plan on:
Maybe graduate school then getting a job and enjoying life to it’s fullest.
Thing I’m going to miss most about KU soccer:
Besides dancing in the locker room, I will miss the team. They are absolutely amazing; they’re my best friends. I’ll miss seeing them everyday. I’ll miss traveling with the team, we always have a great time and we’ve been fortunate to travel to some really great places. I’ll miss my parents cheering me on, even if I can’t see you guys there, I can hear ya! 🙂 I will miss the competitiveness and doing the Rock, Chalk chant before every game, it has been an honor to be a Jayhawk.