Getting to Know Anna Becker

Sept. 16, 2010

Anna Becker

Hunt Seat
Sophomore
Branchville, N.J.

Who is your favorite horse at the Auburn University Horse Center?
"My favorite horse is 'Bourbon,' because he is no one else's favorite."

How would you describe your dance moves?
"My dance moves have never been better. My specialty is 'the WOP,' and I practice with my friends regularly.

How do you like to relax?
"I like to relax by either taking a nice nap or just kicking back and watching Bravo TV or the Jersey Shore."

Are you athletic off the back of a horse?
"I workout a lot aside from our team workouts, and I used to be a basketball player back in the day."

If there were no horses, what animal would you use to conduct an equestrian meet?
"Ostriches, because my teammate Bailey Kleis and I decided that ostriches would be the most fun, interesting and fast animals to ride."

What is one thing you can't live without?
"Teammate Bailey Kleis."

What is your nickname on the team?
"Well, there are a few. I am called 'Becker,' 'Lil Beck' because there is an older Anna Beck on the team and 'Mook,' a lovely name I was given by senior Dottie Grubb at a meet last season.

If Aubie proposed marriage, would you say yes?
"It depends on how long we had been dating."