As part of Division III Week, we are giving our fans the opportunity to learn more about our student-athletes. Let's get to know Robbie Budd...
Sport: Men's Soccer
Major: Exercise Science
Hometown: Delmar, Delaware
High School: Delmar High School
When did you start playing your sport and how did you get involved with it?
I probably started playing when I was around 5 years old, just to get my involved in sports. I don't think I ever stopped from that point.
What is your greatest athletic accomplishment?
Making the team my sophomore year after not making it my freshman year.
What is your favorite memory of playing at Salisbury University?
Winning the Capital Athletic Conference tournament my sophomore year.
Who is your biggest hero, athletically or otherwise, and why?
Cal Ripken Jr., because the records that he holds in the Major League Baseball aren't just from having natural talent, but from also having determination, a hard work ethic, and a high love for the game.
What is your favorite part of being a student (not just a student-athlete) at Salisbury University?
I enjoy being at a school that is a perfect medium. It isn't too big, and it isn't too small. I have a large friend group here which I cherish.
What do you like to do when you're not at practice, at a game or in class?
I like to hangout with friends and family. No TVs, just some music and a group of good people kicking back.
What are your plans after graduation?
Stay on the Eastern Shore and find a job that I love doing.
Favorite food: A Good Burger
Favorite movie/book: Sandlot
Dogs or cats: Dogs
Go-to song before a big game/event: You Know Who by T.I.
Favorite TV show (all time): Friends
Favorite music genre: Classic Rock (I listen to everything)
Favorite sports team (not Salisbury University): Liverpool FC