20170312_1905041Sport: Goalball

Hometown: Strasburg, VA


What makes Shyanne tick?

Describe yourself in three words:
Independent, Ambitious, Determined

Why are sports important to you?
Because they help people break barriers and strive to improve themselves.

What is your biggest accomplishment in your sport?
Being accepted to play on the D.C. Womens Team

Do you have any pre-competition rituals?
Yoga and meditation as a way to lower pre-game jitters

What does a typical day in your training program look like?
Stretch, cardio warm up, strength training and endurance exercises, drills, scrimmage games, cool down, and stretch.

What is your favorite off-season activity?

Who do you admire most?
Jesus Christ

What is one of the things you would put on your “bucket” list?
Climb the Seven Summits

What is your favorite quote:
You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain’t about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. ~ Rocky
What is your favorite food?

Chich-fil-a waffle fries

What would you say to someone who is thinking about trying adaptive sports?
You should at least try. It helps build confidence as a person with a person with a disability.