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Dakota Flesner Image
Height: 5-7
Class: SO
Hometown: Payson, IL
Previous School: Kishwaukee College/John Wood CC
Bios From Other Seasons

Iowa Wesleyan College:  Flesner is in her first year with the Tigers.

Previous College:  Flesner attended Kishwaukee College (2011-12) and then went to John Wood Community College (2012-13).  Last season at John Wood CC, Flesner was a basketball All-Conference selection and was an NJCAA Pinnacle Academic All-American.  She was also the team captain for the basketball team.  Flesner has made the Dean’s List in all four collegiate semesters as well.

High School:  Flesner graduated from Payson Seymour High School (2011).  Flesner was a four-sport athlete all four years, competing in volleyball, basketball, track, and softball.  She was the team captain on each of those teams during her senior year.  Flesner was a State Honorable Mention selection in volleyball, basketball, and softball during her senior campaign.  She made the 1,000 pt. club in basketball, was team MVP in volleyball in 2010, and was named Defensive Player of the Year for softball in 2010.  Flesner was also the Salutatorian of her graduating class and was named Student of the Year, as well as Student-Athlete of the Year. 

Most Inspirational Person:  “My dad, because he taught me how to work hard, be a leader, and never settle for average.”

Hobbies:  Playing sports, working out, wellness & personal training.

Dakota was born on July 7, 1993.  She is the daughter of Vaughn and Kathy Flesner.  She has two brothers (Quest & Hunter) and three sisters (Harlee, Brekken, & Kamryn).  Dakota is an Exercise Science major at IWC.

2013 Volleyball Roster
Roster for 2013 Volleyball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
1Kassidy McLaughlinSODS/L5-5Winfield, IAWinfield-Mt. Union
2Marissa BozikSROH5-8St. Peters, MOPattonville High School
3Lacie TarverSROH5-8Mead, COSkyline/Southeastern CC
4Megan CaseFRS5-6Belleville, ILBelleville East
5Danielle NelsonFROH/MH6-0Muscatine, IAMuscatine/Mercer County
6Kristen EidFRS/RS5-8Fort Madison, IAFort Madison High School
7C.J. StrotherJROH/MH5-8Duluth, MNDuluth Central
8Emily McVeySRDS5-6Corydon, IAWayne/Indian Hills CC
9Kara DennellSROH5-7Kansas City, MOStaley
11Erica RookstoolFRMH5-11Kansas City, MOLiberty High School
12Cierra HowardFRS5-4San Clemente, CABellevue West
14Lindsey JohnsonJRS5-7Cedar Rapids, IACedar Rapids Prairie/Southeastern C
15Miranda PopeSODS/L5-5Belle Plaine, IABelle Plaine High School
17Sidney RudolphSOMB5-10Muscatine, IAMuscatine High School
18Caitlynn HoltkampFRMH6-0Fort Madison, IAFort Madison High School
20Logan ChiriSRL/DS5-4Burlington, IAUniversity of Iowa/Southeastern CC
22Kassie VazquezFRL5-3Ainsworth, IAHighland High School
23Emily WestJRRS5-10Rock Island, ILWilliam Penn/Black Hawk College
24Dakota FlesnerSOOH5-7Payson, ILKishwaukee College/John Wood CC
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1st season