Name: Katie Marie Fischer  
Position: Middle Blocker
Hometown: Ferdinand, IN

Major: Sociology

Plans for the future? Graduate in December 2016 with my BS in Sociology. Pursue my MSW and eventually become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Why did you choose to go to IU Southeast? Coach Brian recruited me to play volleyball and I knew it would result in a good education.

What has been your favorite memory from college? I have made the greatest friends in college, all the memories I have with them are my favorite.

What has been your favorite memory from your career as an athlete? Just continuing to play the sport I love

What drives you as an athlete?  My younger brother passed away a few years ago from brain cancer. He was my number one fan and I know he is still out there cheering me on. I play to be the best version of myself and to make him and my family proud.


What is a talent outside of your sport that you possess? Eating

What is something very few people know about you?  I'm Cuban

Favorite Food: Burritos       
Favorite Place to Eat: Everywhere
Favorite Beverage: Water
Favorite TV Show: I've watched almost every series on Netflix but I'm currently a fan of Parks and Recreation. Or Big Bang Theory
Favorite Book: The Lucky One
Favorite Class:  Sociology
Favorite Movie: The Princess Bride
Favorite Band: I love ALL music
Favorite Holiday:  THANKSGIVING
Favorite Web Site:  Instagram
Favorite Actor: Will Smith
Favorite Actress: Sophia Bush
Favorite Midnight Snack: strawberries & nutella
Favorite Quote: "Goals so big they scare small minds."
Favorite Pro Team:
Favorite Brand of Shoe: Nike         
Favorite Colors: Gray & Blue

Morning or Night: Night
Eat Out or Cook:  Eat out
McDonalds or Burger King: Neither, gross
Coke or Pepsi: Coke
Steak or Fish: Steak 
Pro or College: College
Dog or Cat: Dog
Rap or Rock: Rap
Country or Rock: Country
Text or Call: Text
Email or Twitter: Twitter
MySpace or Facebook: Facebook
Dance or Sing: Dance

What is your ringtone: default
I spent last summer: Interning for a Social Worker
My teammates think I'm: weird & loud
Few people know this, but I: am really cool
What is your current desktop picture? It switches, but it's my friends and family
What do you put on your hamburgers? Cheese and ketchup