Player Bio

Name: Christina Brown               Preferred position: Middle

Date of Birth: 9/1/02                   Height: 5’7”

Northeast Thunder team:  16 Lightning

Position: ________________________uniform number: _____

Head Coach:  Kevin Islip

Head Coach email: kevinislip@gmail.com

How long have you played club?  1 year

Have you played for other clubs before NET?    No

If so which club?_____________________________

High School: Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons

Position:  Middle                              uniform number:  4

High School Coach:  Bob Verhayden

High School Coach email: _________________________

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2020

Intended College Major: Biology/Business

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:___________________

What are you looking for in a college? Great Academics and a place to grow, both in volleyball and myself.

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  I work hard and despite being extremely competitive, I always am a team player.

Do you have video available?  Yes   

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  No

Have you committed to a college?     No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name:  Abigail Verhayden           Preferred position:  Libero

Date of Birth:  11/10/01             Height:  5’2”

Northeast Thunder team:  16 Lightning

Position:  Libero                   uniform number:  25

Head Coach:  Kevin Islip

Head Coach email: kevinislip@gmail.com

How long have you played club?  5 years 

Have you played for other clubs before NET?    No

If so which club?_____________________________

High School: Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons

Position:  Libero                  uniform number:  5

High School Coach:  Bob Verhayden

High School Coach email: _________________________

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2020

Intended College Major: ASL/Education

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:___________________

What are you looking for in a college?  A place to grow my skills and myself; also, great academics.

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  I’m a hard worker and take criticism well.

Do you have video available?   No    

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  No

Have you committed to a college?     No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name:  Isabella Fanning              Preferred position: Middle

Date of Birth: 10/1/00                 Height:  5’10”

Northeast Thunder team:  Lightning 16

Position:  Middle             uniform number: 15

Head Coach:  Kevin Islip

Head Coach email: kevinislip@gmail.com

How long have you played club?  1 year

Have you played for other clubs before NET?    No

If so which club?_____________________________

High School: Catholic Central High School

Position:  Middle            uniform number:  15

High School Coach:  Jackie Griffin

High School Coach email: _________________________

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2018

Intended College Major:  Education

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:___________________

What are you looking for in a college? Big student life, Division III sports (volleyball), Northeast location.

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  I put 110% into my sport, education, and social life.

Do you have video available?  No    

Do you have a Web address or You tube address? No

Have you committed to a college?    No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name:  Peyton Jamie Legg           Preferred position: Anywhere you want me

Date of Birth: 4/7/02                    Height: 5’7.5”

Northeast Thunder team:  16 Lightning

Position:  Outside                       uniform number: 01

Head Coach:  Kevin Islip

Head Coach email: kevinislip@gmail.com

How long have you played club?  3 years

Have you played for other clubs before NET?  Yes   

If so which club? Jags

High School: Guilderland High School

Position:  Setter                         uniform number: 01

High School Coach: Nunziato

High School Coach email: _________________________

Anticipated date of High School Graduation:  2019

Intended College Major:  still deciding

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:___________________

What are you looking for in a college?  I’m looking for a great education and a competitive team to play for.

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  I’m competitive, enthusiastic, and I laugh a lot.  I always try my hardest and I am very coachable.  I’m ready for anywhere you put me on the court.

Do you have video available?  No    

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  No

Have you committed to a college?   No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name: Gabriella Jourdin              Preferred position: Setter

Date of Birth: 10/16/01              Height: 5’6”

Northeast Thunder team: 16 Lightning

Position: Setter             uniform number:  7

Head Coach: Kevin Islip

Head Coach email: kevinislip@gmail.com

How long have you played club? 5 years

Have you played for other clubs before NET?  Yes   

If so which club? Jaguars

High School: Guilderland High School

Position: Setter              uniform number:  2

High School Coach: Nunziato

High School Coach email: _________________________

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2019

Intended College Major: Education

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:___________________

What are you looking for in a college? Good education program

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  I can be competitive all the time.  I am a very hard worker.

Do you have video available?   No    

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  No

Have you committed to a college?    No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name: MacKensie Islip               Preferred position: Setter

Date of Birth: 12/20/99              Height: 5’7”

Northeast Thunder team:  18-1

Position: Setter             uniform number:  5

Head Coach: Jen Sollien

Head Coach email:_________________________________________

How long have you played club? 5 years

Have you played for other clubs before NET?  No  

If so which club?_________________________________

High School: Mekeel Christian Academy

Position: Setter              uniform number:  5

High School Coach: Kevin Islip

High School Coach email: kevinislip@gmail.com

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2018

Intended College Major: Still deciding

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:___________________

What are you looking for in a college? A Christian College in the Northeast/Eastern part of the United States.

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Do you have video available?   Yes 

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  No

Have you committed to a college?    No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name: Jillian Pritchard              Preferred position: Setter/Right Side/Outside

Date of Birth: 11/22/01             Height: 5’8”

Northeast Thunder team: 16 Lightning

Position: Setter/Right Side        uniform number:  33

Head Coach: Coach Kevin Islip

Head Coach email:_________________________________________

How long have you played club? 2 years

Have you played for other clubs before NET?  No

If so which club? _____________________________

High School: Niskayuna High School

Position: Setter/Right Side/Outside     uniform number:  15

High School Coach: Coach Woods

High School Coach email: _________________________

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2019

Intended College Major:  Teaching

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:___________________

What are you looking for in a college? _____________________________________________________________________________________________

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  _____________________________________________________________________________________________

Do you have video available?   No    

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  No

Have you committed to a college?    No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name: Katelyn McDonough        Preferred position: Libero

Date of Birth: 12/03/98             Height: 5’8”

Northeast Thunder team: 18-1

Position: Libero                         uniform number:  3

Head Coach: Jen Sollien

Head Coach email: jsollien12@gmail.com

How long have you played club? 4 years

Have you played for other clubs before NET?  No

If so which club? _____________________________

High School: Guilderland High School

Position: Libero                     uniform number:  3

High School Coach: Tamara Bryngelson-Eppard

High School Coach email: tamarabryngelson@gmail.com

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 6/24/2017

Intended College Major:  Early Childhood/Childhood Education

SAT score:___________ACT Score:___________GPA:  3.9

What are you looking for in a college?  A college that has a great education program where academics come first, but also has a competitive volleyball program.

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  I have played several positions and enjoy being a part of a team.

Awards? MVP on JV, MVP on Varsity, Captain 2014 &2016, Suburban Council All-Star 2nd team, HP Championship, IREVA team member July 2016.

Do you have video available?   Yes    

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  Youtube- Katelyn McDonough,  NCSA Profile- ncsasports.org

Have you committed to a college?    No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name: Nicole Mann                     Preferred position: Middle

Date of Birth: 01/24/99            Height: 6’1”

Northeast Thunder team: 18 Lightening

Position: Middle                         uniform number:  16

Head Coach: Stephanie Bailey

Head Coach email: stephbailey11@gmail.com

How long have you played club? 2 years

Have you played for other clubs before NET?  yes

If so which club? Albany Volleyball Club

High School: Colonie Central High School

Position: Middle                       uniform number:  12

High School Coach: Sean Merchant

High School Coach email: sean.merchant@southcolonie.K12.ny.us

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2017

Intended College Major:  Engineering/Business

SAT score: 1260      ACT Score:___________GPA:  89

What are you looking for in a college?  10,000+ students

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you? __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Do you have video available?   No 

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  No

Have you committed to a college?    No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.


Player Bio

Name: Olivia Dykstra                 Preferred position: OH

Date of Birth: 07/09/00             Height: 5’10”

Northeast Thunder team: 18 U 1

Position: OH                               uniform number:  7

Head Coach: Jen Sollien

Head Coach email: jsollien12@gmail.com

How long have you played club? 5 years

Have you played for other clubs before NET?  No

If so which club? ______________________________________________

High School: Duanesburg High School

Position: OH                         uniform number:  3

High School Coach:  Brooke Rowley

High School Coach email: brook.rowley@yahoo.com

Anticipated date of High School Graduation: 2018

Intended College Major:  Communications

SAT score: __________     ACT Score:___________GPA:  97.4

What are you looking for in a college?  My intended major, not super rural setting, NCAA sports teams (DI-DIII), nice campus, medium to big student to faculty ratio, located in Northeast/New England.

What is one thing you would like a college coach to know about you?  I will work to perfect whatever skills they want me to have.

Awards?  Team Tournament MVP, Team MVP, WAC MVP Hitter, WAC MVP Finalist.

Do you have video available?   Yes

Do you have a Web address or You tube address?  NCSA: Olivia Dykstra; Youtube: Olivia Dykstra

Have you committed to a college?    No

Do you have a Picture?  If so please attach.