Coaches Name: Vanessa Niestrom
Hometown: Dakien, IL
Currently Resides in: Normal, IL
College: Illinois State University
Coaching License: F
Playing Experience: Club-Oakbrook Soccer Club (OBSC), Hinsdale South High School, Illinois State University (current redshirt sophomore)
Like Most about Soccer: The team aspect. Being a part of a team gives players the opportunity to be a part of something bigger than themselves. I also love the competitive nature of the sport.
Favorite Player: Hope Solo
Coaching Philosophy: To develop players to the best of their ability. As a coach I want to create an environment that will allow players to have fun in a safe and competitive environment. I also want to help teach players life lessons that will be applied on and off the field. I want my players to love soccer.