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  • Volleyball icon Member of the U.S. Women's Sitting National Team since 2017
  • Volleyball icon Started with the USAV A2 program before moving up to the national team


  • 2020 Tokyo Paralympics - Gold
  • Medal 2022 ParaVolley World Championships - Bronze
  • Medal 2022 Dutch Tournament - Gold
  • Medal 2021 Golden Nations League - Gold
  • Medal 2019 World ParaVolley Super 6 - Gold; U.S. Women's Sitting National Team Debut
  • flag icon 2019 Exhibitions vs Canada at Colorado Crossroads
  • flag icon 2019 Exhibitions vs Russia at the USAV Open Nationals

Personal Highlights

  • Volleyball icon Born in 2001
  • Volleyball icon Parents are Charles and Elizabeth Schieck... has two brothers and a sister
  • Volleyball icon Graduating in spring 2023 from the University of North Carolina with a double major in sports administration and interpersonal/organizational xommunication
  • Volleyball icon Due to complications at birth, she suffered nerve damage which affected her left shoulder/arm. As a result her arm does not straighten, fully rotate, or go behind her back, called a brachial plexus injury.
  • Volleyball icon Starting playing sitting volleyball in 2017
  • Volleyball icon Played standing club ball at Precision Athletics Volleyball Club


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  • How did you discover sitting volleyball?"My path toward the Sitting National Team started in 2017 at the Big South National Qualifier. I was playing on my 16s team, and the referee for the game happened to be Elliot Blake, the director of the A2 sitting program. He had just gotten back from the Youth Parapan American Games with our Youth Sitting Team, which included Nina McVay, who I went to high school with. After talking to her, I decided to try sitting volleyball and attended my first A2 camp. I went to two A2 training camps and in November of 2017, I attended my first National Team training camp. I have been training with the team ever since."