Meet Sydney Cherney
Meet Sydney Cherney
Sunday, August 25, 2019

Get to know our freshman libero from Knoxville, Tenn! 

Name: Sydney Cherney      
Number: 1
Position: Libero/DS

Q: Why ETSU?
A: I chose ETSU because I loved the team chemistry. Also, I fell in love with the campus and knew it would be the best place for me!

Q: Who inspires you the most and why?
A: My mom inspires me the most. She has always pushed me to do my best and has always been by my side every step of the way.

Q: What is your major and what made you want to pursue a major in that field?
A: I am currently a Business Major

Q: Where are you from?
A: Knoxville, Tennessee

Q: Who is on your pregame playlist?
A: Post Malone, YNW Melly, Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande

Q: If you could describe yourself in three words, what would they be?
A: Competitive, detailed, energetic

Q: What is your favorite volleyball moment?
A: My favorite was my sophomore year of high school. We were playing in the semifinals at state against a school that had a huge student section. The game was intense and went to five sets. When the last ball dropped, and we won it was the best feeling.

Q: What is your earliest volleyball memory?
A: My earliest volleyball memory was when I was nine years old. I was playing in a game and it was very close. It was my turn to serve so I hit the ball so hard and it was the first time I got my over hand serve over the net.
Q: What is your favorite part about the sport?
A: My favorite part about volleyball is the competitive nature of the sport and also the bond with your teammates you make.

Q: What's your dream job?
A: FBI Agent.

Q: Favorite part of being in Johnson City, Tennessee so far?
A: My favorite part is all the people I’ve met. Everyone is so nice and fun to be around!

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