Player Profile: Danica Tran


Alex Burita, Sports Editor

Q: When did you discover your interest and start playing volleyball?
A: “I became interested in volleyball my freshman year because I wanted to be involved and I thought it would be a good way to make new friends.”

Q: What do you like about playing for AHS?
A: “I like playing for AHS because I get to play with my friends in a sport that I really enjoy playing.”

Q: In general, what do you like about the sport?
A: “I like how in volleyball, you have to stay on your toes and react quickly because the game is so quick paced.”

Q: How has playing made you a better student/person?
A: “Volleyball makes me stay on top of my school work because I don’t have time to procrastinate and it made me more efficient.”

Q: Do you plan to keep playing after you graduate?
A: “I do not plan on continuing to play volleyball after I graduate.”

Q: So far, what has been your favorite memory from playing for the Atoms?
A: “My favorite memory from playing for AHS would have to be Dig Pink. Every year, it’s always so much fun and it’s for a good cause, which makes it even better.”

Q: What are your goals for yourself and the team this season?
A: “My personal goal this season is to be louder and take more initiative as a captain. As a team, I hope we can keep working toward consistency and improving our skills, specifically serving.”