Amy Sowash - Rifle - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • class Sophomore

Full Name: Amy Marie Sowash
Major: Art Studio
Academic/Athletic Accomplishments: Governor’s Scholar Program, admitted to UK Honors Program
Goals at UK (academically and athletically): Obtain All-America status in academics and rifle
Favorite sport other than rifle: Ice Hockey
Favorite Movie: Vanilla Sky and Velvet Goldmine
Reasons for choosing UK: It was free (academic scholarship), big, and had the programs I wanted
Things you like best about UK: It’s pretty, you meet new people every time you walk across campus, and my art classes
Things you like about the UK Rifle Program: my teammates and coach; they’re fun and they’re patient
Biggest superstition about shooting: My fake blue feather that I wear on my jacket is good luck because it mysteriously appeared in my rifle case the first time I practiced with my new jacket
Hobbies: painting, writing, ultimate frisbee
Parents: Terry and Paul Sowash
Favorite Foods: Ice cream and pineapple
Future Career Plans: To become a world famous artist
Craziest Question About Shooting: How do you win? Do you get points for form?

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