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Whitney Phillips: Playing and Studying Overseas

I never thought I would be a student-athlete again after completing my 4 years at NCAA D1 level. I figured I would be both again, but just not at the same time. However I found myself in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, studying for my Masters of Northumbria University while playing…

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How do I pack to play overseas for 9 months?

Typing up an exact list for what to pack when playing overseas is extremely hard, so we decided to share advice and tips passed down from other athletes playing abroad along with things they wish they would have known before taking the big leap in hopes to give you more insight…

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What’s the first thing you want to eat after 9 months overseas?

@AthletesAbroad1 first thing I’m eating when I get home is In and Out…right next to LAX! Burger and fries with a chocolate shake! — Miss Alaina Bergsma (@AlainaBergsma) March 8, 2014 @AthletesAbroad1 CHIPOTLE!!!!! — Deedee Harrison (@deedee_harrison) March 8, 2014 @AthletesAbroad1 crawfish with corn and potatoes should be in season!…

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Embarrassing Stories Overseas

More important than talent, strength, or knowledge is the ability to laugh at yourself and enjoy the pursuit of your dreams. -Amy Grant “1. Chicken nuggets look very much like fish sticks. Know your vocabulary. 2. I may have watched too much TV while living in a hotel in Holland. The…

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Athletes Abroad

Women’s Volleyball Joanne Morgan ‏@JoanneMorgan (Great Britain) Kristen Dozier ‏ @kdozier (American) Jordan Larson ‏@JordanLarson10 (American) Lauren Gibbemeyer ‏ @Lauren5Gibby (American) Danielle Scott ‏ @DScottArruda (American) Cassidy Lichtman ‏ @CassidyLichtman (American) Jenna Hagglund ‏ @j_hagg (American) Rachael Adams ‏ @RADAMSS (American) Nicole Davis ‏ @nicolemdavis6 (American) Kristin Hildebrand ‏ @krishildebrand1…

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Women’s Volleyball

Rachael Adams My Scenic Route  Features on our blog Sonja Newcombe Adventures in Siberia Features on our blog Sarah Ammerman ArOuNDtH3WorLd… Features on our blog Kayla Jeter Adventures of Little Mixed Girl Features on our blog Lauren Gibbemeyer Lost in Translation Features on our blog  Jenna Hagguland Working hard, playing harder…

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