Getting to Know You
Name: Victoria Grace Tripp
Hometown: Oswego, NY
Family members (parents + siblings): Kerri Tripp
Hobbies/Interests: Volleyball, watching sports, reading about current events, watching TikToks, listening to music
Do you want to get involved in any organizations/clubs on campus? Yes! I plan on joining Black Student Union, intramural sports, and a lot of other organizations
Why did you choose to attend Geneseo? This was the only school where I felt like I was immediately part of the family. The community-oriented campus captivated me, and I fell in love with the school at first sight!
A few of your favorites things…
TV show: Ozark
Food: Gluten free alfredo from MJ
Musician/artist/band: Amine or The Neighbourhood
Vacation spot: Dewey Beach, Delaware
Volleyball drill: QUEENS
Karaoke song: Love Shack – B52’s
Tell us about…
Your idea of happiness: Having all my closest friends around, everyone feeling good and having a great time. I highly value time with friends
A quote that motivates/inspires you: “Hungry dogs run faster” – Jason Kelce
The greatest compliment you’ve ever received: The time Jonni Parker told me I had great hands during a setting drill at a Penn State camp/tournament
One thing you absolutely have to do before you turn 25: Go back to London!!!!
Your post-college/career plans: Find a job at NBC Sports Philadelphia
Your biggest pet peeve: People with no patience for others. You never know what someone might be going through so I believe it’s important to be patient with others
Your greatest achievement in your life thus far: Graduating high school and getting recruited to play at a high caliber D3 program
The most unusual thing you’ve ever eaten: I actually have no idea!
Where you hope to be in 10 years: Happy, secure and loved
A few more fun questions!
If you were stuck on a deserted island, name 3 things/people you’d have to have with you to survive: Lifetime supply of popcorn, my friend Max, and a genie to grant me infinite wishes 🙂
If you could live anywhere, where would it be? Tokyo, Japan
If you could be someone else (living or dead) for a day, who would it be? I would be a British queen because when I visited London, we went to Windsor Castle and a museum that made me really want to be British royalty. I just want to know what it feels like to have that power and all the jewelry, robes, dresses, massive castles, and guards.