Name (Nickname), Year/Program:
Tania Gomes (Mama Gomes, T Gomes), 4th Year, Public Affairs and Policy Management with a Specialization in International Studies and a Minor in Law
Favourite Red Zone moment:
My favourite moment is Panda 2015 when I initiated a Red Zone Portuguese prayer circle to break the tied game. Yea I take a little bit of credit for that win.
Most awkward Red Zone moment:
When my booty popping to Beyonce’s Crazy in Love at Cap Hoops was aired on the big screen for thousands of people to see. Including Rob Smart a.k.a my prof at the time.
Top 5 things you would bring to nationals (or a game):
1. Troy and His Camera; 2. My Fanny Pack; 3. My ID because Beer; 4. My Dance Moves 5. Ravens’ Spirit
What is your favourite Red Zone cheer?
1 WE ARE THE RAVENS, 2 A LITTLE BIT LOUDER, 3 I STILL CAN’T HEAR YOU, 4 MORE MORE MORE….
If you could watch one sport for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Ball is Life.
Describe your ideal date:
Something fun, active and/or competitive like a live sports game, concert or bowling followed by food. Food is a must.
Who is your favourite Ravens athlete, new or old?
Kevin Churchill you beauty of a man.
What is your favourite sports team? Player?
Cristiano Ronaldo (Forward) Real Madrid & Patrick Patterson (Center) Raptors.
If you were stranded on a deserted island, what two things would you bring?
Gin and a good couple of books
If you could buy a one-way ticket to anywhere, where would it be and why?
Portugal. Home is where the heart is.
What is your favourite Disney movie?
What do you want your last meal to be?
Ugh, this is so hard. Buffet. I want everything.
If you could be any fictional character, who would you be and why?
Hermione Granger from Harry Potter because no one pulls off being an intelligent and she-knows-it bad-ass quite like her.
Describe yourself in 5 words:
Sassy, Loud… Editor’s note: Everyone’s favourite sassy, loud Portuguese
You will often hear me saying…
“Ohh Kill ’em” “Esto e uma Miseria” & other foreign swearing phrases.