Senior Spotlight – Sydney Carlson


Right Side Hitter/Setter

Siblings Names and Ages

Spencer 14

Parent’s Names

Monica and Mike

Plans After Graduation

Go into Pre-med

Honors (Volleyball or Academic)

All tournament team at USAV GJNC 2022
AAU academic All American

Finish this sentence. I will always remember: (can be life related or volleyball)

Moving to Minnesota from North Carolina when I was 5 or 6

What has volleyball taught you?

commitment and discipline

What are your goals for your Senior Year?

Embrace the time I have left and make new memories

Do you have a favorite meal or dessert?

punch pizza

Favorite Candy

holiday mint m&ms

Favorite Bottle Drink


3 Favorite Apps on your phone?

Spotify, Netflix, Snapchat

What or who makes you laugh?

my friends

Other activities or organizations you are involved with or enjoy?

National Honors Society, Northern Lights

What have your coaches taught you?

My coaches have taught me how to be selfless and put the needs of my team/other people ahead of my own.

How would your family or close friends describe you?

passionate, persistent, and smart

What are some things you feel you can’t live without?

starbucks and a gym membership

Do you have any superstitions?


Do you have any favorite sports teams or athletes?

Green Bay Packers

What is one thing you would put on your “bucket” list?

travel to Europe

Favorite Quote:

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.

Best memory from LVNVB?

9a season my team was playing at a tournament in Eagan and we had to play Minnetonka in the championship and the entire team was much taller then us. But we played one of our best matches of the season and ended up winning the tournament.

Advice for younger players?

Embrace new challenges and use them to learn and grow.

Message to my parents:

Thank you so much for all of the support

Chocolate or Vanilla


Crushed ice or cubed ice?


Pen or Pencil?


Spicy or mild?


Fiction or Non Fiction?


Truth or Dare?


Board games or video games?

Board games

Bacon or Sausage?


Bagels or waffles?


Pool or Ocean?


Snap Chat or Tik Tok?

Snap Chat