Q: When did your interests in soccer start? A: My interests in soccer started when I was 4 years old
Q: How would you define success as an athlete? A: Success as an athlete doesn’t come very easy but I try to work hard at it and give it my best
Q: How do you stay motivated as an athlete? A: The way I stay motivated is if I have room for improvement, I take that as my motivation and a learning experience to make myself better as an athlete and things of that nature. I feel that it’s about the team, not just about me as an athlete or a player
Q: What is your favorite sports memory? A: My favorite sports memory was when I got chosen to come out for a training camp in Chula Vista to work out with the US Paralympic National Team. I was able to stay down there for 5 days and do training sessions, morning, afternoon and evening and I got to bond with the team and to stay at their living quarters at the training center
Q: What are your favorite sports teams? A: Switchbacks, Kansas City Chiefs, Manchester United, and the Nuggets
Q: What are three things you like about being a part of the Switchbacks Unified Team?
- Getting to bond with everyone
- Going to tryouts first day
- Connecting with the team and the coaching staff
Q: What do you like to do outside of soccer? A: I like to go bowling, play softball, basketball and flag football. I also enjoy track and field
Q: If you were an animal, which animal would you be and why? A: I would be a Panda, not just because of how they look and they have this relaxed and chill attitude. They are just so fun, chubby and cute.
Meet Our Partners:
This month, we highlight the sponsor: Supercuts. Do what you love, love what you do
This month, we highlight the sponsor: Let’s Play! Let’s Play Soccer has been part of Colorado Springs since the early 90’s. We were the first indoor soccer center and we continue to grow. We look forward to serving the greater Colorado Springs communities for years to come. We chose to get involved with the Unified team because we saw a need and wanted to be part of the solution. We enjoy providing practice space to the Unified Team so they can get a chance to play together and refine their Soccer skills for the games the team is able to participate in. We appreciate the opportunity to be part of the Unified team and we look forward to a great season in 2024.