CaptainU volleyball player and setter Kyra Atkinson has blown her competition out of the water and taken home the award of CaptainU’s Video of the Week!
Kyra will go head to head with the winner from next week’s Video of the Week competition to land a feature in our Video Newsletter, a spot on the homepage, and a feature in CaptainU Magazine.
1) What’s the most memorable moment in your athletic career so far?
Playing libero at age 15 with the Ocala Power 16’s team at USAV Junior Olympics 2013 and winning the national title.
2) What has been the most important lesson you learned in your athletic career so far?
Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.
3) What did you like most about your CaptainU video?
Not only playing one position.
4) How have you used CaptainU to further your success in athletics?
Connects me with college coaches.
5) What advice do you have for younger athletes looking to play college sports?
If you work hard, you will succeed. Don’t just dream about it; do it.