Hometown: Edmonton, AB
Player Position: Center Defender & Attacker
Canadian Club Team Affiliation:
- Edmonton Tsunami 2008 - 2010 & 2018 - Present
- Edmonton Capitals 2010 - 2012
- Canadian Youth National Team (2011)
- Pan American Games Youth Women Gold Medalist (2011)
- Canadian Junior National Team (2012)
Q: How did you first start playing water polo?
A: I saw a relative's nephew playing and wanted to try!
Q: What is it about water polo that made you fall in love with the sport?
A: Having supportive teammates around me and coaches that always pushed me to be my best.
Q: What is your favourite water polo memory?
A: Winning gold at the Youth Pan American Games in Puerto Rico!
Q: What made you want to be a coach?
A: Water polo was such a support system for me growing up and my team was my second family. I wanted to give back to the community and create a safe and fun environment for kids to learn and grow.
Q: Who was your most influential coach?
A: Darko, he pushed me to be the best I could and taught me the skills I needed to become a successful athlete.
Q: Who is an athlete you admire?
A: Kindred Paul. She is not only an amazing athlete but a role model for women and athletes. She is the hardest worker I know and I am proud to call her my friend.
Q: What is your favourite quote?
A: "Be the best version of yourself: For yourself, your teammates, and everyone you're representing." - Kate Richardson Walsh