Callie Kruse, Player
Name Callie Kruse
Nickname: Don’t have one
Frosh or Soph: Frosh
High School Graduated From: Bishop Union High School
Honors from High School Volleyball (Varsity): Varsity for three years, All-Valley Selection, Golden Horseshoe Award(3yrs), Lady Bronco Award(1yr)
College Awards: NA
What/who inspired you to play volleyball? (2 sentences max): When I was younger volleyball was never a big sport in my hometown until my Freshman year in high school, when each year continued to blossom into being one of the top sporting events to play and spectate. I believe it was the excitement and the competitiveness in the gym on every home game with the community supporting and sharing proud moments with us.
Describe yourself – (2 sentences max): I am a very optimistic person and love giving back to people and things that are meaningful to me. I am a hard worker with everything I set my mind to.
What do you think your biggest contribution to the team is? (2 Sentences max): My biggest contribution to the team is that I always give my absolute best everyday and by giving positive motivation and all my heart for the love of the game.
Goals (3 sentences max): My goals during my college career as a student are to receive my AA degree at Pierce and then transfer to a University where I will then work towards my Bachelors degree. As an athlete I strive everyday towards becoming the player and athlete I have always wanted to be and ultimately carry on my volleyball career as far as it will take me.
Why did you choose to play for Pierce College?(2 sentences max): After talking to Nabil and being at a practice, I fell in love with the program and the school and knew that it would be difficult for another school to win my heart over.
Favorite saying or quote: (1 sentence max): To be successful you have to want to be successful as much as you want to breathe.