Getting to Know Alberto Fernandez

March 17, 2009

Name: Alberto Fernandez

Favorite Pro Sports Team: Real Sporting de Gijon (Spain soccer)

Favorite Pro Sports Player: Iker Casillos (Real Madrid)

Favorite PGA/LPGA Player: Sergio Garcia

Favorite Food: Spanish food (my mom’s)

Favorite Ice Cream Flavor: chocolate fudge brownie

Favorite TV Show: Family Matters

Favorite Movie: Hitch

Favorite Quote:, “Don’t ever give up”

Best advice you ever received: If you want something, go get it. Respect everyone, fear no one.

My Hero: my parents

Dream Date: Eva Mendes

Last book you read: only read sports stuff

What’s on your iPod right now?: music (Spanish)

What is your worst habit?: messy

What websites do you have bookmarked?:Tuenti, Marca,

Attribute that you like most about yourself: open-minded, funny

Attribute that you least like about yourself: shy sometimes

What’s hanging on your dorm/apartment walls?: pictures from Spain and Spanish teams. Family pictures, too.

One thing I can’t live without: Computer

On average, how many text messages do you send per day?: 0-2

I would love to trade places for a day with….: professional athlete

First job: printing company with my dad

My bucket list (three things I want to do before I die): Become a dad, play professionally, do something I will always remember

My greatest love: family

If you could play a round with any three people, who would they be?: Dad, mom and sister if they played golf



Driver or 3-wood?: driver

Par 3s or Par 5s?: 3s

Tiger or Phil? Tiger

I chose UC over: Drexel, Campbell

Favorite golf course: Augusta National