Softball Insider: Mallary Darby
SOFTBALL INSIDER: Mallary Darby
The Wolf Pack softball team will be fun to watch this year because: Our team has a lot of talent and we have a lot of fun playing.
For me to improve as a player I need to: Keep working hard, focus on my team's goal, stay within myself, and stay focused mentally .
My favorite pre-game ritual is: Our pre-game dance.
My teammates would best describe me as: Nice, fun, laid back
The best place on campus is: Student Union
What I like most about my hometown is: The atmosphere, the people, and community
Favorite thing about being at Nevada is: I get to compete at home in front of my family and friends.
If I wasn't playing college softball I would be: Working my way through college.
A place I've never been but would love to visit: Italy
One moment in history I wish I could have seen: I would love to go back and watch my Papa play for the New York Yankees.
Favorite class: Nutrition
Favorite food: Turkey Sandwich
Least favorite food: Sea food
Favorite color: Orange
Favorite movie: Jerry McGuire
Favorite actor: Jack Black
Favorite actress: Kate Winslet
Favorite TV show: Extreme Home Makeover
Most prized possession: Phone
Where I want to be 10 years from now: I want to have a good job and a family.
If I could add one team to the schedule it would be: Idaho State to play my sister Courtney.
Favorite singer or group: Shania Twain and Garth Brooks
I wear my number because: No specific reason - I have always worn that number.
Favorite song: I have too many
Favorite junk food: Purple Skittles
Most impressive person you know: My parents Don and Suzie Darby
Person you would most like to trade places with for a day: Jenny Finch
Person who has most influenced your athletic career: My Dad
The best advice you have ever been given: Walk with the Lord
Why did you choose to attend Nevada: To stay near my family and friends.
The best book I have ever read: A Million Little Pieces
Something people would be surprised to know about me: I'm really good at Wii Just Dance
If I could have dinner with any two people in history it would be: Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe
My greatest athletic accomplishment to date is: Two State Championships
If I won $1 million I would: Shop for new clothes, car, and save the rest.
A friend from another college softball team is: My sister Courtney for ISU
The athlete I admire most: Mariano Rivera
My favorite sport other than softball is: Baseball
If you could have any car, what would it be: Range Rover
My advice to kids is: Have fun in everything you do.
What is the most played song in your music library: Alive Black Eyed Peas
What was your favorite childhood toy: Anything that I got to play with outside.
My biggest fan: My Dad
Individual goals for the season: Individually pitch to my full potential and become stronger as a pitcher physically and mentally.
Biggest pet peeve: When people wear their hair down during a game.
If I could be on a reality TV show it would be: Real World
Extreme sport I would like to try: Sky Diving
If stranded on a deserted island, three things I would take with me: Phone, best friend Britton Murdock, and a tent