2021 CLEARCUT

PLU BBQ pre-game team huddle

Players

Beatrice Bugos (captain)

Class Year: Junior

Age: 21

Major/Minor: Biology and Environmental Policy & Decision Making

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I've been to 49/5o states!!

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

I'd be a blueberry because I'm almost always wearing a blue article of clothing!

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Playing PLU on home turf and having so many great rookie points! It got me so hyped for our new team!

Annie van den Berg (captain)

Class Year: Junior

Age: 20

Major/Minor: Communications

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I know how to drive manual

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Kiwi

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Qualifying for nationals after not being able to play for a year and a half due to COVID!

Natalie "Yates" Yates (captain)

Class Year: Senior

Age: 22

Major/Minor: Biology major, Chemistry and Japanese minor

Position: Both!! (But prefer cutting)

Fun Fact about yourself: I've stood in two countries at once (France and Luxembourg)

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

I would be a loquat because even though they're kinda funky they're delicious.

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

I love all of the team bonding we have during tournaments, especially during this season's sectionals! :)

Alyssa "A-Swag" Klett

Class Year: Sophomore

Age: 19

Major/Minor: Business and Environmental Policy and Design Major

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I lived in Hawaii for 5 years

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

I would be a pineapple

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

My favorite memory of clearcut was halloween because it was actually sunny and our tangle dressed as unicorns :)

Ellie "el" Moore

Class Year: Sophomore

Age: 19

Major/Minor: Natural Science Biology 

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I can do a backflip (don't ask me to do one though)

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

An orange because it's my favorite color and it's the only fruit that is named after its color :)

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Playing my first ever ultimate tournament at sectionals!

Taylor "T.Foks" Foky

Class Year: Sophomore

Age: 20

Major/Minor: A whole lot of things

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I can ride a bike

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

A singular ripe green grape

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Joining my freshman year and catching discs w some wicked cool womxn!!

Sonja Black

Class Year: Freshman

Age: 18

Major/Minor: Very Undecided

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I have three cats and my favorite food is potatoes

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Pineapple

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Sectionals was super fun, goofing off with everyone and getting to play some frisbee.

Mia "Memes" Stenberg

Class Year: Freshman

Age:  20

Major/Minor: Music

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself:

Southern gal 🤠
 

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

A pickle

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

The scrimmage against PLU! The vibes were immaculate.

Julia Garrison

Class Year: Sophomore

Age: 19

Major/Minor: Geology!

 

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I’ve eaten fermented shark before (tastes surprisingly buttery)

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Peach :)

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Going to sectionals!

Bailey Ulrich

Class Year: Senior

Age: 21

Major/Minor: Exercise Science Major, Music Minor

Position: Handler

Fun Fact about yourself: Every single season of clearcut I have been hurt in some way lol

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Starfruit cuz i'm a star ;)

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

PLU BBQ Tourney 2020 (weekend before covid) clearcut and posties SWEPT the tourney undefeated!!! It was so much fun and was a turning point in playing for me!

Reese Vetsch

Class Year: Freshman

Age: 18

Major/Minor: likely SOAN major, pre-med track, and bioethics minor

Position: Cutter 

Fun Fact about yourself: I ABSOLUTELY LOVEEEE Extra Peppermint Gum. You will never find me without it in my mouth. #gumaddiction

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

a nectarine

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Cheering each other on at the PLU scrimmage! Plus cheering! (it was my first frisbee game ever)

Maia King Cayere

Class Year: Junior

Age: 20

Major/Minor: History and Spanish Major Latino/a Studies Minor

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I love to ride my bike!!

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Papaya because it rhymes with my name!

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

I love connecting with my teammates and playing fun frisbee!

Lucy "Fury" Peloso

Class Year: Junior

Age: 20

Major/Minor: Business and Politics and Government 

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I can sometimes do a back bend

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Strawberry- they are bright and sweet like I try to be!

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

My first tournament! It made me understand why people love frisbee so much!!

Iris Manring

Class Year: Freshman

Age: 19 

Major/Minor: Psychology

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I bought a tattoo gun fall of 2020 and gave myself 13ish new tattoos and they all look awful 😁🥰

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Granny smith apple 🤩🍎

 

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field? AtScoring my first point at my first tournament !

Elizabeth White

Class Year: Junior

Age: 21

Major/Minor: Biology 

Jersey Number: 23

Position: Cutter!!

Fun Fact about yourself: I won $100 in my high school talent show by jump roping to Dynamite in front of the entire school.

If you were a fruit, what would you be? 

A mango?

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

I've loved traveling for competitions!

Lilia Yatskowitz

Class Year: Freshman

Age: 18

Major/Minor: Biology and English

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I love surfing!

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

Blackberry

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Scrimmaging with the Postmen and trying out crazy play!

Kiara Hamlin

Class Year: Sophomore

Age: 20

Major/Minor: Biology

Position: Cutter

Fun Fact about yourself: I love to ski!

If you were a fruit, what would you be?

A raspberry, they are tangy and sweet at the same time!

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

The PLU scrimmage! It was my first actual ultimate game and realizing why I had been practicing so much… playing ultimate is actually really fun!!

Anna

Class Year: Sophomore

Age: 2o

Major/Minor: Psychology and Spanish

Position: Cutter!!

Fun Fact about yourself: I have ridden a camel

If you were a fruit, what would you be? 

Kiwi

What is your favorite memory of clearcut on or off the field?

Scoring a point and catching a disc at the PlU scrimmage

Coaches

Spencer Sheridan

 

College: UPS'13

Teams: Postmen Alum, Seattle Rainmaker, Seattle Birdfruit

Years Coaching Clearcut: 8

Fun Fact About Yourself: I'm red/green colorblind.

If you were a fruit, what would you be? I'll say a bunch of grapes. Not sure why, but that's what I'm going with.

 

Emelie McKain

College: University of Wisconsin-Madison '12

Teams: University of Wisconsin-Madison Bella Donna Alum, Portland Schwa

Years Coaching Clearcut: 1

Fun Fact About Yourself: I am an amateur cheese-maker

 If you were a fruit, what would you be? A fig

Lauren Louderback

College: 

Teams: Moonshine

Years Coaching Clearcut: 1

If you were a fruit, what would you be?