Rizo will suspend her skating career as she gets readyto enjoy her college experience; she will start at Northeastern in the fall of 2009.
Started skating at age 4 when she went to a synchronized skating competition to watch her aunt, who was a Haydenette ... Went to Braintree High School and was the 2008 first-place winner at the Braintree High Science Fair ... Honor roll student ... Will begin freshman year at Northeastern University in fall 2009 ... Has raised money and participated in Relay for Life and Out of the Darkness walks ... Spends her free time reading, shopping and swimming ... Younger brother Jared plays on a competitive hockey team ... Wants to obtain a medical degree and become a doctor ... Has a passion for science and writing ... What sets her apart from others is that she goes to school full-time and has a great sense of humor ... Would be on The Amazing Race
because "it looks like an amazing experience" ... Suffered a sprained ankle during the early part of summer 2007 ... Would like to meet Clay Buchholz because "I would love to know how he was able to stay calm, positive and focused, while throwing a no-hitter for the Red Sox" in his second start in the Majors.
Favorite TV shows: Friends, Grey's Anatomy
Favorite movie: Wedding Crashers
Favorite charity/cause: American Cancer Foundation
Favorite celebrity: Clay Buchholz (Red Sox pitcher)
Favorite book: To Kill A Mockingbird
Favorite Web site: www.scrabulous.com
Favorite food: Ice cream
Favorite drink: Milk
2008 Season NotesSP Music: "The Giving" by Michael W. Smith
FS Music: "Carmen Fantasy" by Georges Bizet
Goals are to skate well every time on the ice to compete and to have a consistent season.
2007 Season NotesSP Music: "The Giving" by Michael W. Smith
FS Music: "Malaguena" by Lecuona