Getting To Know Daiva Tacionyte
Feb. 10, 2004
1. What/who is your favorite?
*Athlete: Marion Jones *Movie: How Stella Got Her Groove Back *TV show: ER *Restaurant: I like too many *Desired vacationing spot: Currently, my home in Lithuania *Class at WSU: Econ 101/102 *Sport to watch in person: Soccer & Basketball *Thing to do outside of rowing: During the summer I like bicycling, chilling by the lake, or playing soccer
2. Q: What do you want to do after school?
A: Go to graduate school in the United Kingdom, Lithuania, or the U.S. Then get a good job and maybe live in Italy or Portugal.
3. Q: What is the last CD you purchased?
A: Pharell, "Frontin"
4. Q: What do you like about the Snake River?
A: The conditions on the Snake River prepares us for everything.
5. Q: What do you like most about WSU?
A: I like the fact that it is small, yet big at the same time because you can meet someone and then never see them again.
6. Q: What is your major/area of interest?
A: International business/global politics.
7. Q: If you were stranded on an island, who would you want to be with and why?
A: I would say my boyfriend, because he's one of the closest people to me, but I would also like to have my family and friends there as well.
WSU CAREER: Enters second year as a rower for Washington State University...member of novice eight crew as a freshman...crew captured San Diego Crew Classic title...crew also posted a fifth place effort at the Pac-10 Championships.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER: Rowed actively while attending Nemunas...following her sophomore year was part of the eight squad that placed second and third at the Lithuania Junior Championships...also competed in 2- that placed third...won first place in 2- at the Lithuania Junior Championships as a Junior...member of the Lithuanian Junior National team...won the silver medal at the spring Birstonas Rowing Marathon.
PERSONAL: Daiva Tacionyte...born Dec. 3, 1983 in Kauno, Lithuania...father Algirdas and mother Regina...brother Sarunas...majoring in international business.
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