Every Thursday throughout the 2018-19 season, the Saint Joseph's women's basketball program will spotlight one of its student-athletes. This week, Hawk fans can get to know more about newcomer Elizabeth Marsicano.

Name: Elizabeth Marsicano

Nickname: Lovin

Hometown: Manasquan, N.J.

High School: St. Rose

Year: Freshman

Position: Forward

Major: Business

Favorite Movie: "Surfs Up"

Favorite Book: "The Maze Runner"

Favorite Song: "Next to you" by Chris Brown

Favorite Artist: Shawn Mendes

Favorite Season: Summer

Favorite Holiday: Halloween

Favorite Candy: Milky Way

Favorite Disney Movie: The Lion King

Favorite place to eat in Philadelphia: Porta

What do you like most about Philadelphia: Boathouse Row when it is lit up

Favorite thing about Philadelphia: Made in America

Who is your hero: My dad

Who is your role model: My mom, because she inspires me to do good every day

Who do you look up to: My three older siblings

Favorite professional athlete: Larry Bird

Favorite sports memory: When my high school team won states

Interesting facts about you: I'm allergic to peanuts

Best talent other than basketball: I can play the ukulele

Favorite thing to do other than basketball: Paint

Netflix show that you binge watch: The Office

Best concert you have ever been to: One Direction

What super power would you want: Teleport

One fun fact about you: I like to surf

If you were an animal what would you be: A bird so I can fly

What three courses would make your perfect meal: Appetizer - Calamari; Entree - Penne a la vodka with chicken; Dessert- Zeppolis

What is your dream vacation destination: Fiji

Coolest place you have ever visited: St. John’s

Best birthday gift you have ever received: A pet lizard

When did you start playing basketball: Fourth grade

Who are your biggest influences to play: My sisters

What is your pregame hype song: "Countdown" by Beyoncé

Do you have any pregame superstitions: Fist bump my dad before every game

What are your career goals: Win a championship

Life Goal: Stay healthy and active

Dream Job: Interior designer

What made you choose SJU: The atmosphere and the close distance from home

What does it mean to be a Hawk: It means that you're a good person because all good people come out of SJU

What is your favorite thing about being a Hawk: Saying “The Hawk Will Never Die!”

What are your favorite things about SJU: My friends and teammates, McShain, Barbelin Hall's tower

Favorite place on Hawk Hill: Women’s basketball lockerroom

Favorite class that you are taking: Management

If I could play another sport in college I would play: Lacrosse

If I could travel back in time I would go to: The 1970’s

Who is one historic figure you would like to meet: Amelia Earhart

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