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Rookie Impact: Quick Questions with All-Star Michela Cava

Michela Cava listens to Drake before every game. Before you find out if that includes the CWHL All-Star Game, read Michela’s All-Star player profile.
Let's get personal
NAME: Michela Cava
TEAM: Toronto Furies
NICKNAME: Cavs
HOMETOWN: Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
COLLEGE: University of Minnesota Duluth
about you
WHAT DID YOU STUDY IN COLLEGE? Speech pathology- communication sciences and disorders.
WHEN YOU WERE YOUNGER, WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GREW UP? Firefighter
WHO HAS INFLUENCED YOU THE MOST IN YOUR LIFE? My nana and my dad.
WHAT IS YOUR PROUDEST ACHIEVEMENT? Getting a scholarship to play hockey in university was definitely my proudest achievement.
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hockey
FAVOURITE HOCKEY TEAM? Toronto Maple Leafs
FAVOURITE HOCKEY PLAYER? My favorite player growing up was Mats Sundin.
WHEN AND WHY DID YOU FIRST START PLAYING HOCKEY? When I was 4 years old. I started playing because I watched TSN every morning with my dad and loved watching him play.
WHAT IF YOUR FAVOURITE HOCKEY MEMORY? Winning gold at 2010 Esso Cup in midget.
DO YOU HAVE ANY PRE-GAME RITUALS OR SUPERSTITIONS? Listening to Drake.
WHAT IS THE STORY BEHIND YOUR JERSEY NUMBER? It was my dad’s number and my number before college.
HOW WOULD YOUR TEAMMATES DESCRIBE YOU? Loud, energetic, always happy or laughing.
WHO IS THE FUNNIEST PERSON ON YOUR TEAM? Kelly Terry
IF YOU COULD PLAY WITH ONE HOCKEY PLAYER, WHO WOULD IT BE? Connor McDavid
WHAT'S YOUR PRE-GAME PUMP-UP MUSIC? Any kind, mostly Drake.
WHAT'S YOUR FAVOURITE PRE-GAME MEAL? Pancakes
WHAT'S THE HARDEST PART OF BEING A FEMALE HOCKEY PLAYER? People not taking your sport seriously or recognizing all the work we put into the sport as well.
the lighter side
WHAT HOGWARTS HOUSE WOULD YOU BE IN? I’ve never seen one of the movies, can’t say I’m a huge fan of Harry Potter.
HOW LONG WOULD YOU LAST IN THE HUNGER GAMES? I haven’t seen the Hunger games but if I were to guess probably not very long.
WHAT IS YOUR GO TO KARAOKE SONG? Jimmy Eat World — The Middle
IF YOU COULD HAVE ONE SUPERPOWER, WHAT WOULD IT BE? To be able to fly.
MOST EMBARRASSING CELEBRITY CRUSH? Jimmy Fallon but that’s no embarrassment.
favourites
FOOD: Pasta
MOVIE: The Proposal
MUSIC: Rock
ARTIST/BAND: Drake
SONG RIGHT NOW: Run Wild — Coleman Hell
COLOUR: Blue
SPORT TO WATCH: Baseball
LAST BOOK YOUR READ: The Help
LAST PERSON YOU CALLED: Kaitlyn Tougas
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this or that
morning person or night owl
Cats or dogs 🐶
Spiderman or Batman 👨
Scary Films or Happy Endings 😃
Summer or Winter
🍫 Dark, Milk, or White Chocolate
Heels, Flats, or Sneakers 👟
🍏 iPhone or Android
Coffee or Tea
🍬 Sweet or Sour
Cookies or Cake 🍰
🎥 Movie or Book
🍔 Hamburgers or Hotdogs
Bonus: Are hotdogs sandwiches? No
💰 Money or fame
🏂 Snowboarding or skiing
TV Show or Movie 🎥
Pizza or Pasta 🍝