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Posted: Thursday December 4, 2008 1:22PM; Updated: Thursday December 4, 2008 1:22PM

Cheerleader of the Week

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Meet Kori, a Bowling Green senior and proud member of the Falcons cheer squad

Military life intrigues Kori, who loves 'The Patriot' and almost went to West Point

Kori loves running, Matt Damon, ice cream and her mom's skillet lasagna

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Kori's glad to be a Falcon, but before deciding on Bowling Green, she considered going to West Point.
Kori's glad to be a Falcon, but before deciding on Bowling Green, she considered going to West Point.
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Name: Korianne VanAuken
Mantua, OH
School: Bowling Green State University
Year: Senior
Major: Middle childhood education

Click here to see photos of Kori in action.

I love my school, but I almost went to:
West Point.

My best physical feature is:
My legs, from running marathons.

If I had to watch one movie on loop forever, it would be:
The Patriot.

If you looked at the "most played" songs on my iPod, you'd see a lot of:
New Kids on the Block.

My worst habit is:
Being indecisive about everything.

My gameday superstitions are:
Reading my horoscope and going for a run before warm-ups.

I'd love to trade places for a day with:
Carrie Underwood

The talent I'd most like to have that I don't possess is:

These three things top my bucket list:
To make a million dollars, travel to Europe and open a bakery.

I'd want my last meal to be:
My mom's skillet lasagna.

The most embarrassing thing that's ever happened to me during a game is:
Not paying attention and calling a defense cheer while on offense. How embarrassing!

Three things I'd take to a desert island are:
y family, my running shoes and my hair straightener.

My favorite sport and professional sports teams are:
My favorite sport is probably tennis. My favorite sport to watch is Bowling Green State University football. Go Falcons!

My one guilty pleasure is:
Ice cream!

My celebrity crush is:
Matt Damon

Five people I'd like to have dinner with (living or dead) are:
Hilary Clinton
, Reese Witherspoon, Amanda Bynes, Cameron Diaz and Carrie Underwood.

My friends would be surprised to know that I:
Am really good at keeping secrets.

The next risk I want to take is:
To do a full basket.

The reality show I'd do best on is:
Dancing with the Stars.

The worst date I've ever been on was:
The worst date that I have ever been on was when a guy asked me out to dinner and took me to Qdoba and then asked me to pay.

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