IYSA Presents our Player of the Month
What current club team do you play for? What is your age group?
- Indie Chicas FC ’03
How long have you played soccer?
- I have played soccer since I was 5 years old, so about 10 years
Do you have any ODP experience? If so, how much?
- I am on the ODP Region 4 team currently, and just got back from ODP National Camp.
What position do you play?
What was your most memorable soccer experience?
-When I was 10 and my team won in PK’s against Nova in Gem State Challenge; I saved the winning goal.
Who is your favorite team(s)/player(s)?
- My favorite team is, of course, the US Women’s National Team, but I also like watching Barcelona and Manchester United. My favorite player was Hope Solo when she played, on the Men’s side I like to watch David De Gea, Manuel Neuer, and Joe Hart.
Who is your mentor/hero and why?
-My mentor is my dad because he taught me to be as competitive as I am today, to leave it all out on the ?eld, to always have fun, and to get involved in the game that I love—all at the age of 5.
Do you have any accomplishments you would like to share? (school, sports, extracurricular activities, etc.)
-I was named in the Top 18 for the West Region Championships in Phoenix for ODP, my Chicas team and I are competing for a Far West Regional League Championship, I have been to ODP National Camp, and I am in National Junior Honors Society for school
What is your favorite quote?
- “It only takes one person to BELIEVE, and that person is YOU; never quit on your dreams.”
Tell us a random fun fact about you. (Ex: I can sing the entire alphabet backwards)
-I spent nearly the first four years of my life in a Spiderman costume.