Women's Volleyball Team Roster

2017 Wildcat's Team

 

#3  CATHERINE TUCKER

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Position: Defensive Specialist
Year: 1
High School: Calvary Baptist
Major: Nursing
Transfer: UW-Milwaukee
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team:  I really enjoy playing volleyball and the team is so fun and encouraging.
What do you like about this year’s team: We really have become close even though we have only known each other for a few months
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why: Joni Erickson Tada; It would be really neat to talk with someone who overcame a hardship such as hers.

 

#5 Hanna Karimi

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Position: Defensive Specialist
Year: 1
High School: West Bend East
Major:  Nursing
Transfer: UW-Milwaukee
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team:  To continue playing a sport that I enjoy
What do you like about this year’s team: Everyone is supportive of each other. 
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why:  Nicki Minaj because she can rap me the menu.

 

#6 Meghan Mac Farlane

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Position: Outside/Middle Hitter
Year: 1
High School: West Bend West
Major: Nursing
Transfer: UW-Milwaukee
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team: I did not get to play much Senior year of High School and I wanted to continue playing the sport.
What do you like about this year’s team: We mesh together well on and off the court, and it makes it so much more enjoyable.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why: My uncle Ken and Grandpa Scherger who passed when I was young.  I’d love to tell them what I’ve accomplished and tell them how much I miss them.

 

#8 Kayla Schommer

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Position: Setter
Year: 1
High School: West Bend East
Major: Pre-Veterinary
Transfer: UW-Madison
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team: Debbie made me and I missed playing volleyball since I did not get much playing time in High School.
What do you like about this year’s team: I am able to be myself, smile and have fun while playing with some amazing people.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why:  Ellen DeGeneres, because she would make me laugh and hopefully pay for the rest of my college tuition (vet School)

 

#9 Courtney Peters

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Position: Outside Hitter
Year: 2
High School: Hartford
Major: Nursing
Transfer: UW-Milwaukee
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team: The coaches are some of my biggest role models and they taught me so much last year.
What do you like about this year’s team: Everyone is so supportive and a group of “Sisters”. 
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why: My Mom—who does not love Kimmy!!

 

#10 Mikena Wantz

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Position: Outside Hitter
Year: 1
High School: Slinger
Major: Soil and Waste Resources
Transfer: UW-Stevens Point
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team:  I had previously played on my high School team and had always hoped to continue my passion for the sport.
What do you like about this year’s team: This year’s team has no cliques between players.  We all had an instant jive and work together really well, both on and off the court.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why: Carrie Underwood because then she can sing to me while I eat my BW3’s cheese curds.  She’s beautiful!!

 

#12 Allison Thill

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Position: Outside Hitter
Year: 1
High School: Kewaskum
Major:  industrial Design
Transfer: UW-Stout
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team: To improve and meet new people.
What do you like about this year’s team:  We are like a close knit family.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why:  My dog because she is cute and I would be able to pet her and eat.  My two favorite things.

 

#16 Ally Weix

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Position: Outside Hitter
Year: 1
High School: Slinger
Major: Undecided
Transfer: Undecided
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team:  I love the game and the girls and coaches are awesome making it a fun and enjoyable atmosphere.
What do you like about this year’s team: How well we all get along and play together.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why: Demi Moralous because she is a very talented and successful volleyball player.

 

#18 Michaella Kunz

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Position: Outside/Middle Hitter
Year: 1
High School: Kettle Moraine Lutheran
Major:  Undecided
Transfer:  Undecided
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team: I love volleyball and this is probably the last chance for me to play.
What do you like about this year’s team:  We have great communication and it feels like a family.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why:  Luke Bryan because he could sing to me and pay.

 

#20 Kaytie Lighthizer

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Position: Outside Hitter
Year: 2
High School: Grafton
Major: Kinesiology
Transfer: UW-Oshkosh
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team: I’m one of the two returning players and I’m so excited to be a captain this season because we have so many young girls and I know that what I learned from the last season will help shape this team.
What do you like about this year’s team: So many new faces and so many new friends to make through this sport.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why:  Candace Parker (Forward for the LA Sparks)  She is  inspiring to all female athletes and I want to hear from her any advise she has on being a good athlete and ask if her brother is single.

 

#24 Kayla Boehm

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Position: Middle Hitter
Year: 1
High School: Slinger
Major:  Undecided
Transfer: Undecided
Why did you decide to play on this year’s volleyball team:  Because I love to play the game of volleyball.
What do you like about this year’s team:  There is no pettiness and we clique as a team.
Who would you like to go to dinner with and why:  Billie Joe Armstrong because I love him.

 

2016 Wildcats

2016 UW-Washington County Wildcats volleyball roster