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    Getting to Know Chris Salvatori
    Chris Salvatori

    Chris Salvatori

    April 5, 2010

    Get to know University of Illinois senior cheerleader Christopher Salvatori.

    Full Name: Christopher Joseph Salvatori
    Nickname: Sal
    Year in School: Senior
    Year on Squad (including 2009-10): 3rd
    Hometown: Rock Falls, IL
    High School: Sterling Newman Central Catholic
    College Major: Agricultural Engineering

    I chose Illinois because: I wanted to go to a university that had both a great academic and athletic tradition.

    My favorite place on campus and why: The Quad. It gives me that "college" feeling.

    My best memory as an Illini cheerleader is: Running the flag out before the football team during my first game as a cheerleader.

    Favorites:
    Skill to watch or perform? Full Up Cupie
    Athlete? Michael Jordan
    Illini Athlete? Dick Butkus
    Movie? Jurassic Park
    TV Show? Family Guy
    Activity outside of cheerleading? Trying to stay in shape.

    Misc.
    Famous people you've met: the wrestler, Goldberg
    I have been told I look like: no one
    If I was on a reality show it would be: Ninja Warrior
    What sport would you play if you weren't a cheerleader? Hopefully football
    One thing most people don't now about you: I really enjoy reading
    Plans after Illinois: Hopefully going to grad school, or getting a job near Champaign so I can still go to athletic events.

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