Brittney Statema
Brittney Statema
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Holland, Mich.
High School: Holland Christian

Why did you choose to go to Calvin: I chose Calvin because I knew I wanted a Christian college built on community where I could receive a great education while strengthening my own faith. 

What is your major: I am double majoring in Social Work and Spanish.

What is your favorite Bible verse: My favorite Bible verse is Ephesians 3:20-21 (MSG), "God can do anything, you know--far more than you could ever imagine or guess or request in your wildest dreams! He does it not by pushing us around but by working within us, his Spirit deeply and gently within us." 

What is your favorite part of being on the tennis team: My favorite part of being on the tennis team is the community and relationships built with my teammates. 

Who is your favorite professional tennis player: I really enjoy watching Novak Djokovic play.  

What is your favorite spot on campus: One of my favorite spots on campus would have to be the nature preserve. I love the quiet get-away it provides. I also really enjoy hammocking! 

What is your favorite food: I am a sucker when it comes to ice cream. 

What is your favorite music: I listen to many different types of music, but thanks to my dad, I grew up with classic rock, so I am going to have to say that. 

What is your favorite movie: My favorite movie right now is a classic: Dirty Dancing.

High School Recognition: First at regionals, All-conference, All-area tennis team.