Jan. 22, 2004
UP CLOSE WITH NATASHA
What is the one possession you would keep if you lost all but one?
Either my favorite Mickey Mouse pillowcase or an outfit my father bought me when I was seven years old.
What teams would you most like to see added to the schedule?
UTEP and the University of New Mexico.
What is the best advice you have ever been given?
To go confidently in the direction of my dreams and live the life I've imagined.
What motivates you?
The will to succeed.
What is your dream job?
To play basketball professionally.
Why did you choose to attend TCU?
I wanted to stay in Texas! The location of TCU is great. I love the Dallas/Fort Worth area. I also came here because TCU is becoming a top women's basketball program. I fell in love with the campus, coaching staff and players when I came on my visit.
OTHER TIDBITS ON NATASHA
Lacy is a pre-major at TCU
Has two nicknames, "Tasha" and "Scoop"
Wears No. 11 because it was the number she was given when she played freshman ball and earned her first varsity letter
Lists her favorite TV show as "JAG"
Lacy's junk food of choice is Sour Gummy Worms
Says her mother is the most impressive person she knows
Cites Martin Luther King, Jr., as the one person in history she wishes she could meet
States her brother and father are the two people who have influenced her athletics career
One thing Lacy wishes she was better at is mental toughness
Her best friend from another team is Jamie Taylor of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
One place she has always wanted to visit but never had the chance is Hawaii
Has three older siblings, Keota Maryuen, 27, Marcus, 26, and Austin, 23
Natasha Lacy, the daughter of Austin and Pauline Lacy, was born July 8, 1985