Faces of the Big Ten: Kelly Nelson
Feb. 17, 2009
Penn State senior Kelly Nelson is today's Face of the Big Ten
Born – Annapolis, Md.
Hometown – West Chester, Pa.
Nickname – Nelson, Nel, Kel Nel
Siblings – Two older sisters: Kristin (28), Kathleen (24)
Most famous person in my cell phone – Brendan Hansen: Two time Olympic Gold medalist in swimming.
What’s on the iPod – Actually, my iPod just broke, so nothing
My current ringtone is –Whatever the phone came with
Any pets – A Labrador pit-bull mix named Chase.
Favorite athlete – Natalie Coughlin (USA swimmer)
Favorite movie -- Miss Congeniality
Favorite meal to cook – breakfast
Favorite city to visit – My sport has allowed me to travel to many different places, but sometimes I only see the pool and hotel. Of the cities that I have had a chance to experience, I really enjoyed Omaha, Nebraska and Indianapolis, Indiana.
Favorite place to watch a big game – Beaver Stadium in State College
When I’m not in class or at practice, you can find me – snuggled in my bed or driving jamming out to music
My hometown is most famous for – Filming ‘Marley and Me’ and the MTV show ‘Viva La Bam’
Last concert I attended was – Rascal Flatts and Taylor Swift
Song in my head right now -- If I were a boy remix
If I were an animal, I would be a – Cheetah
Last movie that made me cry – The Notebook
If I could have one fantasy date, it would be with - David Beckham