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Posted: Thursday November 20, 2008 1:11PM; Updated: Thursday November 20, 2008 1:11PM

Cheerleader of the Week

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Meet Amanda, an Oregon junior and proud Duck cheerleader

Amanda's got a soft-spot for Cold Stone, football and her dog

Don't catch her on the road, though, as she's got bad road rage

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Amanda loves the sun, partly because the heat's a perfect excuse to indulge in some cake batter ice cream from Cold Stone.
Amanda loves the sun, partly because the heat's a perfect excuse to indulge in some cake batter ice cream from Cold Stone.
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Name: Amanda Pflugrad
Pullman, Wash.
School: University of Oregon
Year: Junior
Major: Advertising with a minor in psychology

Click here to see photos of Amanda in action.

I love my school, but I almost went to:
Arizona State University, I love the sun!

My best physical feature is:
My eyes.

If I had to watch one movie on loop for ever, it would be:
The Notebook ... I cry every time.

If you looked at the "most played" songs on my iPod, you'd see a lot of:
Metro Station, Akon and Gym Class Heroes, Kevin Rudolf and The Fray.

My worst habit is:
Bad road rage.

My gameday superstitions are:
I check my bag three times before I leave to make sure I have everything I need.

I'd love to trade places for a day with:
Jessica Simpson
! I think she is an incredible singer and is beautiful.

The talent I'd most like to have that I don't possess is:
A photographic memory. I would remember dances so much easier.

These three things top my bucket list:
I want to go to Paris, go to a NFL game and go surfing in Hawaii with my family.

I'd want my last meal to be:
Soup, salad, breadsticks and chicken fettuccine alfredo from Olive Garden.

The most embarrassing thing that's ever happened to me during a game is:
I fell in a stunt when I was on the Jumbotron in front of the whole stadium at Autzen.

Three things I'd take to a desert island are:
My dog Griz, a swim suit and a boat, so when I wanted to go home I could!

My favorite sport and professional sports teams are:
My favorite sport is professional football. My favorite professional sports teams are the Dallas Cowboys and the Miami Dolphins.

My one guilty pleasure is:
Coldstone's cake batter ice cream with brownies and chocolate chip cookie dough mixed in. YUM!

My celebrity crush is:
Channing Tatum

Five people I'd like to have dinner with (living or dead) are:
Will Ferrell
, Kenny Chesney, Jim Warsaw (probably the funniest man I will ever meet), Pat Tillman and my uncle Dave, who passed away three years ago.

My friends would be surprised to know that I:
Can chew a whole pack of gum in an hour.

The next risk I want to take is:
Travel around the world after I am done with college.

The reality show I'd do best on is:
MTV'S MADE, because I really want to learn how to surf.

The worst date I've ever been on was:
I've luckily never experienced a bad date.

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