Aug. 24, 2014Meet The Volleyball Freshmen: Jo Kremer
The University of Notre Dame volleyball team welcomed six freshmen to the program last week as preseason practice got underway. The group comes to ND from California, Indiana, Kansas and Ohio and covers pretty much every position on the court. In a new Q&A series, it's time for Irish fans to meet the group and learn a little more about them leading up to Notre Dame's first match at No. 12 Minnesota August 29. Stay tuned over the next two days as Sydney Kuhn and Maddie Plumlee answer a variety of hard-hitting questions. For segments with Maddie Dilfer, Sam Fry and Natalie Johnson click here, here and here.
Next up: Libero Jo Kremer.
Hometown: Pacific Palisades, CA
High School: Harvard-Westlake
Potential Major: Undecided
The best thing about my hometown: My favorite restaurant, Cafe Vida
Favorite place on campus so far: Our locker room
What drew me to ND: The combination of athletics and academics
A hobby that most people wouldn't know about: I love going to concerts!
Favorite app on phone: Instagram
Sport I'd play if it wasn't volleyball: Soccer
Game-day superstition: None
What makes volleyball so special to me: I've learned many non-volleyball skills through it, such as leadership and communication skills.
Favorite food: Spaghetti with meatballs
Favorite TV Show: Game of Thrones
Personal possession I couldn't live without: My phone
Advice that has stuck with me: "Good players have good skills, great players make their teammates better."