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Vanessa Niestrom

Quick Facts

​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.