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Getting to know Mary Hannah Farnell

Mary Hannah Farnell

Sept. 13, 2012

Mary Hannah played for McGill Toolen High School where she was a three-year letterwinner and scholar athlete. She helped her team finish first in the area and the region. Her team was ranked number one through the season. The team finished in the Elite 8 for 6A in the State. She was third on the team hitting. She was named The Press Register Southwest Alabama honorable mention.

Full Name: Mary Hannah Farnell

Name as you want it to appear: Mary Hannah

Birthdate: 4-27 Major(s): Fashion Merchandising

Family members (parents + include ages with siblings): Tracy, Lalonie, Lindsey, and Rhein

Family members who competed in college or professional athletics (where and when):NA

Hobbies/Interests: Volleyball and riding bikes

Do you do any volunteer activities? If yes, what? NO

Are you involved in any organizations or honor societies on campus? Not yet

Why did you choose Southern Miss? Because I have always wanted to come here to play volleyball, I love the coaches and the team. I love that the school is not too big, but it's big enough, and it is only two hours away from home.

Some of her favorites:
Favorites Athlete: Logan Tom
Movie: The Lion King
TV show: Criminal Minds
Sports team: Auburn Football team
Food: BBQ
Place on campus: My dorm
Cartoon character: Tigger
Vacation spot: Anywhere that has sun and a beach
Volleyball player: Logan Tom

First started volleyball (age/grade): 8th grade

Most memorable match: My senior year beating Huntsville!

My favorite thing(s) about Southern Miss Volleyball is/are: The Coaches and The team

Before each match I ... (do what): mentally see myself doing something great!

In off-season training, I worked on: My serve receive passing

This summer, I did (What are you doing now? - classes, working, etc.): Wishing college would get here faster

The best thing about Hattiesburg is: Hardy Street

When I run out onto the court in the Coliseum, I think: I love this place! SMTTT

My idea of happiness is: Sunshine when it is raining

My role models are: My mom

What talent would you like to have? Singing

Fantasy job/career: Fashion Designer

Post-college/career plans: Fashion Designer for Lotus

If I could bring one thing from my hometown, it would be: My Bed

The most unusual thing the average person would not know about me is: I love painting my nails/other people's nails

I can't live without: My family

Greatest invention of the last 100 years: IPhone

What is your greatest fear? What is under me when I'm in the water, when I'm far away from shore

What is your greatest achievement or regret? Greatest achievement is getting on the USM volleyball team

Which fictional or historical figure would you like to meet? Tom Sawyer

If you could have one superpower, what would it be? Shoot webs from my hands

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