Time to Meet: Danielle Mills

Photo Credit: Scott Miller

As the off season keeps players from competing on the Road to the LPGA, SymetraTour.com will run a new feature to keep fans in touch with the future stars of women’s golf. This edition of Time to Meet… features Quebec native and four-year member Danielle Mills. The Elon University alum recorded two wins for the Phoenix and was named Elon University Female Athlete of the Year in 2009.

Last season, Mills posted two top-20 finishes including a career-best T13 at the Four Winds Invitational. See event in history she would most like to witness , whether she prefers Facebook or Twitter and what fellow Symetra Tour players she’d pick for a final practice round.

Name: Danielle Mills                                                                                                                                    
Official website: daniellemillsgolf.com

If you could be on a show based only on your personality or interests, which one would it be and why?
Rookie Blue- would be fun to play a cop

What was your favorite board game growing up?
Trivial Pursuit

If you could witness any event past present, or future, what would it be?
2010 Vancouver Olympics gold medal hockey game between Canada and USA

What was the hardest thing you’ve ever done?
Play golf on this tour

What’s your biggest fear?

What’s the most pressure you’ve ever felt in tournament golf?
Playing in the CN Canadian Women’s Open in Montreal in 2011

Describe the best meal you’ve had while on the road and where you had it…

What story does your family always tell about you?
It is always about attending one of my piano recitals.

What is one of your favorite quotes?
“We’ll always Paris”

If you had one last round of golf to play, who would make up your foursome?
Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Annika Sorenstam

Who do you admire and why?
Sidney Crosby- great personality and looks. Is always a gentleman

Do you prefer Facebook or Twitter and why?

What is the most rewarding charitable thing you’ve done?
Volunteering at junior golf clinics

What is your favorite sports team?
Montreal Canadiens

Describe your biggest sports accomplishment to date…
Being named Female Athlete of the Year at Elon University

Name what you like most and least about being a professional golfer
Most: the competition          Least: the traveling

If a movie were filmed about your life, who would play you?
Natalie Portman

What is your favorite country to travel to?

If you could play one pro sport besides golf, what would it be?

First concert you ever went to…
Celine Dion!

Three things you would bring on a deserted island and why?
DVD player, favorite movie and popcorn

What’s something you are looking forward to in the next year?
Getting my LPGA Tour card

What do you consider to be the most valuable thing you own?
My teddy bear :)

If you had one last practice round on the Symetra Tour, who would make up your foursome?
Cathryn Bristow, Sara-Maude Juneau and Abby Bools


Topics: Quick Q and A, Danielle Mills