Presentation College Volleyball

Allisen Nielsen Player Spotlight

Posted on  07/08/2019

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Name: Allisen Nielsen

Grade: Junior

Major: Psychology

Hometown: Aberdeen, South Dakota

Position: Setter

Favorite Quote: “TEAMWORK. Coming together is the beginning, keeping together is progress and working together is success.”


1.    What is your biggest pet peeve?

My biggest pet peeve would have to be when people chew ice; it is like a person dragging their finger nails on a chalkboard.


2.    What’s the furthest you’ve ever been from home?

            Orlando, Florida.


3.    Favorite movie?

                My favorite movie is All American.


4.    Best family tradition you have?

The best family tradition that I have is spending time with one another on holidays and going to church on Sundays.


5.    What’s your nickname and where did it come from?

My nickname is Al. It had come from my friends and family.

6.    If you could time travel, would you go to the future or the past? Why?

            If I could time travel, I would go to the future. I would go to the future because I would love to see what I have

            accomplished in life.


7.    What is your spirit animal?

My spirit animal would have to be a cheetah.

8.    What or who inspires you?

My mom is the person that inspires me the most; she can do anything that she puts her mind to.


9.    What is your biggest phobia?

My biggest phobia is flying on a plane.


10. Do you have any hidden talents?

My hidden talent is that I can stick my tongue up my nose and that I am left handed.


11. What do you hope your team can accomplish this season?

I hope my team can accomplish great work ethic and playing together as a team this season.


12. If you were lost on a safari, which team member would you trust to get you home and what team member would get you lost?

If I were to be lost on a safari, the team member I would trust the most to get me home would be Alyssa Haberer. The team member that would get me lost would have to be Maggie Gall.