With five newcomers joining the Wisconsin mens soccer team this fall, UWBadgers.com took the time to get to know the new Badgers in time for the start of the 2009 season. Today we meet sophomore forward athid=66142&deptid=122"> --> Ross Seagram , a native of Dexter, Mich., who transferred to UW from the University of Maine.
To be part of a great Big Ten program with a lot of tradition in a great city.
What are you expecting out of your first season at UW
To work hard at reaching my full potential as a player with the help of the coaching staff and players around me.
What goals do you have for the upcoming season
To help make the team better and have a big role on a successful team.
How did you spend your summer
Played soccer for a mens team and caught up with friends back home in Michigan.
What is the strongest part of your game
What is your favorite thing about Madison
The atmosphere around the city is great.
What are your pregame rituals
Relax, visualize what I need to do in the game and listen to music.
What class are you most looking forward to this year
Outside of soccer, what is your best talent
Sinking holes-in-one in golf.
Favorite soccer club: FC Barcelona
Favorite food: Steak
Favorite band/artist: Red Hot Chili Peppers
Favorite movie: A Knights Tale
Favorite TV show: Entourage
Favorite pro athlete: Lionel Messi (of FC Barcelona)
Best song to listen to before a game: Fireman by Lil Wayne
Best sports memory: Scoring the winning penalty shot in the Michigan state finals to win my schools first high school soccer state championship.