This week's scholar-athlete is USC women's golf sophomore Rachel Morris, who majors in business administration.
Is there anything on campus that you would like to explore more during your time at school?
There are always things I'd like to get involved in. There are
plays and a bunch of things I wish I went to - just to say I
participated in other stuff too. I know the athletic director Pat Haden
is trying to get athletes to participate in all this outside stuff -
which I think is a good idea. I don't just want to be a student focusing
on my sport. It's important that the athletes get involved in other
How close are you to the other teams on campus? Do you try to go out and support them as well?
Our team is pretty close to the tennis, swimming and volleyball
[teams], but [there's much more I'd like to see.] I've never seen rowing
or baseball. I'd like to go to more athletic events. I want to
definitely make a point to go to other sports.
And what about football?