Emily Sanden
Emily Sanden


High School:
Anoka High School

Year in school: Junior

Year on team: 2nd

Major: Kinesiology

High School: Anoka

Previous Skating Club: Elk River

Favorite skating move: Butterfly

Favorite sport to watch/cheer for: Hockey

What made you want to skate at the University of Minnesota? The atmosphere & fans

When/where did you first start skating? Around 3 years old, playing hockey in Anoka

What's something that most people don't know about you? I'm an open book

What non-skating accomplishment are you most proud of? Being able to be a 3 sport athlete in high school none of which were figure skating

What do you like to do when you are not skating? Rollerblade & running

What is your favorite memory on this team? Morning practices, but also beating UND

What are you looking forward to on this team? Getting to know all the girls & help them have a great season

Do you have any tips for high school skaters/cheerleaders who want to continue in college? Keep working hard & if you're interested to give it a shot


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