Get to Know Marlene

How many years have you spent on the team?
I'm Marlene and this is my first year as a Timberwolves Dancer.

Where are you from?
I'm from Cottage Grove, Minnesota.

What's your favorite food?
My favorite food is tacos.

What's your favorite thing about Minneapolis?
My favorite part of downtown is there's always something to do, because I come from the suburbs, so you'd never be bored down here.

Are you in school?
I am a sophomore at the University of St. Thomas.

What do you do in your free time?
When I'm not here or at work I'm spending time with my friends and hanging out, or I'm a big family person, so I spend a lot of time with my family.

Who is your favorite athlete?
Favorite player is Darko, because I love when he scores a point and you hear everyone yell his name.

What are the goals of the team?
I just want everyone to be able to, just, give it their all and be able to show everyone out there every week what we can do.

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