Athlete of the Week: Piper Christine

By Emma Getz, staff writer

Name: Piper Christine 

Sport: Volleyball  

Grade: 11


Piper Christine is the 2021 First Team Mountain Leauge All-Star. Christine was also a key asset to the Lady Eagles’ offense and defense this past season.

Eagle Eye: How did you first get involved in this sport?

Piper Christine: When I was in 5th grade, I was handed a flyer for a volleyball clinic so I went. I’ve loved the sport ever since. 

EE: What other sports do you play?

PC: None 

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

PC: Nebraska Women’s Volleyball Team

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

PC: Kendall White (Former Penn State Libero)

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

PC: Coach Mike Kraft because he has been my coach since I started volleyball. Kraft is always there for me and he still continues to support me. 

EE: Favorite band /musician?

PC: Juice WRLD or Machine Gun Kelly 

EE: Favorite movie/show?

PC: Wall-E

EE: Favorite food?

PC: Popcorn 

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

PC: Never be afraid to make mistakes because those mistakes you make are making you better. 

EE: What are your future goals?

PC: I am hoping to play college volleyball. I am planning to major in psychology.