Name: Tyler Mandakunis
Hometown: Newport News, Va.
Major: Political Science and American Studies
Relationship status: Single
Campus Involvement: Running Club, College Republicans, Phi Alpha Delta
What is your favorite part about being a captain?
“The friendships you make here will last a lifetime.”
Do you have any hidden talents?
“I can run a 4 1/2 minute mile and I have a photographic memory.”
Did you play sports in high school?
“I played soccer, baseball, and basketball. I also played the saxophone in band if that counts.”
What is your idea of a perfect date?
“Basically anything that makes her happy as long as I get to spend time with her.”
What is the first thing you notice about a girl?
“Her personality. I’m attracted to girls if they are easy to talk to and fun to be around.”
“Definitely watching North Carolina basketball and eating Häagen-Dazs ice cream.”
“Steak and mashed potatoes.”
“Florida Georgia Line, and whatever is on the pop radio.”
What is your dream job?
“My dream job would definitely have to be President of the United States. That’d be cool.”