20 Questions With Kori Nishitomi

Photo By: Scobel Wiggins/Oregon State Athletics   01-25-2014

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It’s almost time for softball season, and to get ready for Oregon State’s 2014 campaign, the Beavers have answered 20 questions about themselves. Today you can get to know Kori Nishitomi. Oregon State will open the year at the Kajikawa Classic in Tempe, Ariz. on Feb. 6.

1.       What is your favorite dessert?

Red  velvet with cream cheese

2.       What is your favorite sport other than softball?


3.       What is your favorite place to hang out in Corvallis?

My home

4.       What is the best class you have taken so far?


5.       Who did you most admire as a child?

My mother

6.       What song is playing on your ipod right now?

Jay-Z – On to the Next One

7.       What is your dream car?

Scion TC

8.       What is your pregame ritual?

I listen to Eminem

9.       What was the best moment you’ve had as an Oregon State softball player so far?

Playing Oregon this fall.

10.   Which road-trip are you most looking forward to this season and why?


11.   What is your favorite candy?


12.   What is your ideal vacation destination?


13.   What is your goal after you graduate?

To get my masters in math/education.

14.   What is your favorite movie of all time?

Bull Durham

15.   How would your teammates describe you?


16.   What is the best meal you cook?

Fried rice and chocolate trifle

17.   What was your favorite class in high school?

Japanese and art

18.   What is your favorite hobby?

Drawing and DIY

19.   What is your goal for the season?

To have a high on-base percentage and a lot of steals

20.   Who is your favorite professional athlete?

Ichiro Suzuki


Complete preseason schedule:

Jan. 14 – 20 questions with Natalie Hampton

Jan. 15 – 20 questions with Kylie Padilla

Jan. 16 – 20 questions with Isabelle Batayola

Jan. 17 – 20 questions with Amee Aarhus

Jan. 18 – 20 questions with Alexis Gonzalez

Jan. 19 – 20 questions with Sarah Shadinger

Jan. 20 – 20 questions with Dani Gilmore

Jan. 21 – 20 questions with Bailee Niehus

Jan. 22 – 20 questions with Alleyah Armendariz

Jan. 23 – 20 questions with Kiki Pepi

Jan. 24 – 20 questions with Alex Boyd

Jan. 25 – 20 questions with Kori Nishitomi

Jan. 26 – 20 questions with Melanie Dembinski

Jan. 27 – 20 questions with Amanda Najdek

Jan. 28 – 20 questions with Kylee Crape

Jan. 29  – 20 questions with CJ Chirichigno

Jan. 30 – 20 questions with Christie Langlois

Jan. 31 – 20 questions with Ya Garcia

Feb. 1 – 20 questions with Hannah Bouska

Feb. 6 – Season Opener