Bailee sterling freshman I outside hitter/middle blocker I kearney, nebraska
Get to know bailee
What makes you love Northern Colorado Volleyball? Why did you choose UNC?
The reason I love Northern Colorado Volleyball is because of how hard everyone works all the time. whether it’s from open gym to playing a little pick up game in the sand. Everyone is so intense and competitive. I chose UNC because the girls on the team made it feel like home and because I could see myself fitting in with everyone on the team.
Do you like animals, if so do you have a favorite?
I love animals!! My favorite animal would an elephant or a butterfly even though that counts more as an insect.
If you had a superpower, what would it be? What would your superhero name be?
I would have the power to fly and my name would be "So Fly":.
What is your most embarrassing volleyball memory?
When I went to pass a ball but caught it instead.
What is your favorite volleyball memory?
Favorite volleyball memory is beating our biggest rival for the first time in 16 years.
What is your nickname? How’d you get it?
My nickname is Bails .
WHO ARE YOUR ROLE MODELS IN LIFE AND WHY?
My role models in my life are my parents because they taught my how to work hard and to love unconditionally.
Who or what inspired you to play volleyball?
Kelsey Robinson inspired me to play volleyball because of how passionate she is with the game and watching her when I was little made me want to be like her.
If you could have a dinner party with anyone (past or present), who are three people you’d invite?
I would invite my friend mckenna, my grandpa, and Jesus.
If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
I would live in Africa.
What is your favorite thing to do outside of volleyball in Greeley/Colorado?
My favorite thing to do so far has been going to the blue mug coffee shop.
What major are you studying, why’d you choose it?
I am majoring in Pre-health to become a dentist. I am choosing this because I love teeth!