Illini honor four seniors at Networkers year-end banquet.
Fans are invited to help celebrate Final Four Season
Illinois Ties Purdue, PSU for Second in Big Ten at 16-4
Illinois Keeps Pace for Runner-Up Spot in Conference
Illini to Face Wildcats Wednesday, Celebrate Senior Night vs. Hawkeyes
Started match vs. Iowa on Senior Night
Earned varsity letter.
Led Monticello High School in assists ... Earned first-team All-Area and first-team All-Okaw Valley Conference ... High School coach was Annie Camacho ... Also played basketball and soccer ... Played for Twin City club team for 10 years and Gulf Coast Juniors for two years (both coached by Mike Deterding) ... Played at Eastern Illinois in 2008, leading the team in assists with 685 ... Played for Illinois Central College in 2009, helping the team to the 2009 NJCAA Division II National Championship.
Birthday is Aug. 5 ... Daughter of Mike and Robyn Deterding ... Majoring in social work and plans to be involved in grief counseling after graduation ... Uncle John Powless played tennis at Murray State and coached tennis and men's basketball at Wisconsin ... Uncle Bob Powless played tennis at Purdue while uncle Gene Stauffer and cousin Tina Stauffer played basketball at Kansas State ... Enjoys reading and traveling ... Involved in the Gift of Hope organ and tissue donation.
Nickname: Yaya, Mom, Hanzie
Career Plans: Clinical Social Worker
Fun Fact: My middle fingers curve the wrong way
Favorite Movie: Pretty Woman
Movie you've seen in theater that you've regretted seeing the most: The Dilemma
Favorite Midnight Snack: String Cheese
Three things on your "bucket list:" Climb the Grand Canyon, learn to fly and go to Australia and play with a koala and a kangaroo
What are you most proud of and why: Being accepted into the BSW program, only 50 per year are taken and it is an honor to be part of such an amazing program
Famous person you admire and why: Lance Armstrong, he achieved his goals even through all the obstacles he faced
Book you've read in the past year: Weight of Silence
Website I most often visit: coach.com
Favorite Sundae Topping: Caramel
Weirdest Quirk: Biting the inside of my lip
Favorite Professional Sports Team: Green Bay Packers
Favorite TV Show: House
Favorite Musical Group: Nicki Minaj
Secret Talent: I can make the voice of Stitch from the movie Lilo and Stitch
Favorite Game: Kings in the Corner (card game)
Lucky Number: 5
Favorite Class at Illinois: Practice Lab 1 and 2
Who did you idolize growing up: My dad