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Posted: Thursday February 26, 2009 2:28PM; Updated: Thursday February 26, 2009 2:36PM

Cheerleader of the Week: Dayton's Keri Bailey

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Dayton's Keri Bailey.
Courtesy of Flyer News

Name: Keri Bailey
Hometown: Fairfield, Ohio
School: University of Dayton
Year: Junior
Major: Early Childhood Education

Here is a photo gallery of Keri in action, and here is SI.com's Cheerleader of the Week archive.

I love my school, but I almost went to: Miami (OH) University. I was completely set until I visited UD on a whim, but something about the campus just pulled me and I never looked back. I absolutely love it!

My best physical feature is: The mole or "beauty mark" on my face. I've been told that it makes me unique and stand out. Even my doctor told me not to get it removed.

If I had to watch one movie on loop forever, it would be: Wedding Crashers. I laugh every time.

If you looked at the "most played" songs on my iPod, you'd see a lot of: John Mayer, The Beatles, The Academy Is, Fall Out Boy and Paramore. Dashboard Confessional makes it way up there depending on my mood.

My worst habit is: Umm ... indecisiveness? I hate making decisions and even when I try I can't make my mind up about anything. This questionnaire was tough...

My gameday superstitions are: Run a set of stairs and re-tie my shoes extra tight before I go onto the floor for anything.

I'd love to trade places for a day with: Pam Beasley (from The Office). I would give anything to be in love the way her and Jim are; not to mention I love him. Too funny.

The talent I'd most like to have that I don't possess is: Play the guitar. I think it would be cool to just be able to pick one up and play something.

These three things top my bucket list: Travel a lot, be a principal and meet my grandkids.

I'd want my last meal to be: Authentic Mexican food. Chicken quesadillas, enchiladas, and queso dip are my favorite. Really everything though, it's all so good!

The most embarrassing thing that's ever happened to me during a game is: I was dropped flat on my butt in front of 19,000 people at the NIT quarterfinals game vs. Ohio State in Columbus. I still have people say, "I remember that! OMG that was you!"

Three things I'd take to a desert island are: Dane Cook, pictures of family and friends, and a football/baseball and mitt -- anything you can play a sport with.

My favorite sport and professional sports teams are: College basketball (Go Dayton Flyers). The Miami Dolphins and Cincinnati Reds are my teams. My dad is the biggest Dan Marino fan, so as a kid I grew to love him, Don Shula and the Dolphins. The Reds are my hometown team and I love them. I always have. Going downtown to a Reds' game is one of my favorite things to do. Even when they're losing, it's always so much fun. Plus, they have Skyline and Montgomery Inn.

My one guilty pleasure is: Any type of M&M's.

My celebrity crush is: John Mayer. I love his music and he has so much talent. It doesn't hurt that he's pretty easy on the eyes.

Five people I'd like to have dinner with (living or dead) are: My grandmother, Audrey Hepburn, Barack Obama, Bryan Wentz and Dwight Schrute.

My friends would be surprised to know that I: I have a tattoo. Everyone is always really shocked when I tell them or they see it. It's nothing scandalous, just something small on the back of my hip. However, it's very meaningful and I love it.

The next risk I want to take is: Run a marathon. It's another thing on my bucket list I guess. I would just love to be able to say one day that I did that.

The reality show I'd do best on is: The Amazing Race with either my mom or my cousin, Alan. A race around the world and a chance to win $1 million -- I'm there!

The worst date I've ever been on was: This awkward guy asked me questions about marriage and my children "timeline" on a blind date. He also dropped hints all night about how his next girlfriend would be "the one," and that he was so ready for marriage. He wouldn't leave my house so I had to have my best friend call and fake a break-up that she needed my help copping with.

 
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