Athlete Profile: Katelyn Wise
Name: Katelyn Wise
Hometown: Rochester, IL
Favorite position to play and why: Center, because who doesn’t want to get out a little aggression by working hard in the paint?
When you started playing basketball: I have absolutely no idea how old I was when I started playing, I’m pretty sure my brothers were probably forcing me to dribble as an infant.
What made you decide to come to GC: This is where I felt at home.
Having family that lives in town is definitely a positive, also!
What best prepares you for a game: Praying and giving it all to God.
Biggest accomplishment in basketball: All-American Honorable Mention.
Your biggest challenge this season: Playing in pain everyday because of my hip injury.
What are you looking forward to most this season: Having a team that becomes like family!
Goal for the season: See my team grow stronger in our relationships with each other and with God.
Quote you live by/best advice you have been given/favorite verse: Joshua 1:9 – “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”