Feature Fridays

Feature Friday's are series of interviews produced by the SLIAC in order to show what it means to be a NCAA Division III Student-Athlete. The goal is to give fans a better look at the life of our student-athletes and to get to know them outside of the athletic world.

2013-14 Season
2014-15 Season
2015-16 Season
2016-17 Season

Feature Friday with Holly Goergen
Webster University - March 24, 2017

In this week's Feature Friday we talked with Holly Goergen, from Webster University, a two sport student-athlete; find out how running is in her blood.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Caitlin O'Neill
Iowa Wesleyan University - March 17, 2017

This week's SLIAC Feature Friday interview is with Iowa Wesleyan University's Caitlin O'Neill. Caitlin, a two-sport athlete, talks about balancing athletics and school and why she wants to become a nurse .....VIDEO

Feature Friday with Lexi Litwller
Eureka College - March 3, 2017

This week's Feature Friday is with Eureka College softball player Lexi Litwiller. Lexi talks about her team's run last season and what it is like to hit a home run plus much more......VIDEO

 

SLIAC Women's Basketball
Tournament Highlights

Hosted by Eureka College - February 25, 2017

This year's tournament featured Eureka, Greenville, Fontbonne, and Webster. Top seeded Eureka won the program's first ever SLIAC title by defeating Greenville in the championship game.....VIDEO

 

SLIAC Men's Basketball Tournament Highlights
Hosted by Greenville College - February 25, 2017

This year's tournament featured Greenville, Principia, Webster, and Westminster in the field. Westminster topped host Greenville in the championship game to win their second straight tournament title.....VIDEO

Feature Friday with Chris Davis
Blackburn College - February 17, 2017

This week we talked with Chris Davis, a spring intern with the conference office. Chris talks about his last four years on the basketball court with Blackburn College and what he wants to do next.....VIDEO

Feature Friday with Allyson Mitchell
Greenville College - February 10, 2017

This week's Feature Friday is with Allyson Mitchell. You may have seen her on the volleyball court for Greenville College but this spring she will be an intern at the SLIAC office. Find out why she wants to pursue a career in athletics in this week's interview......VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Kaycee Turasky
MacMurray College - February 3, 2017

In this week's Feature Friday we sat down with MacMurray College two sport student-athlete Kaycee Turasky. Kaycee tells us about her "odd" food choices and why she likes Nursing so much......VIDEO

Feature Friday with Buddy Foster
Greenville College - January 27, 2017

In this week's Feature Friday we sat down with new Greenville College softball head coach Buddy Foster. Coach Foster talks about his decades of coaching and what coaching means to him.....VIDEO

Feature Friday with Taylor Paulin
Greenville College - January 20, 2017

In this week's Feature Friday we spoke with Greenville College women's basketball player Taylor Paulin. Hear about Taylor's volunteer trip to Panama and what it was like to make the NCAA tournament last year......VIDEO

Feature Friday with Brock Butler
Iowa Wesleyan University - January 13, 2017

This week's Feature Friday interview is with Iowa Wesleyan University men's basketball player Brock Butler. Brock talks about basketball, fitness, Fresh Prince, and more.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Abe Ott
Principia College - January 5, 2017

In this week's Feature Friday we talked with Principia College runner Abe Ott. Find out about growing up in Colorado, working in New Zealand, and more in this week's interview.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Bailey Mitchell
Westminster College - December 16, 2016

In this week's SLIAC Feature Friday we talked with Westminster College women's basketball player Bailey Mitchell. Bailey talks about her role model and Kim Kardashian, is it her? Watch the video and find out!.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Maya Hardin
Spalding University - December 9, 2016

In this week's Feature Friday we talk with Spalding University women's basketball player Maya Hardin. Maya talks about her memories amde at Spalding and what it means to be D3.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Kaitlynn Walker
Fontbonne University - December 2, 2016

In this week's SLIAC Feature Friday we talked with Kaitlynn Walker, a women's basketball player from Fontbonne University. Kaitlynn talks about her love of basketball and the numerous activities she is involved in off the court as well.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Chris Davis
Blackburn College - November 18, 2016

In this week's Feature Friday we sat down with Blackburn College men's basketball player Chris Davis. Chris talks about what inspires him on and off the court and what is more fun, a dunk or three-pointer plus much more......VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Tanner Carter
SLIAC Intern - November 11, 2016

This week's SLIAC Feature Friday is with one of our conference interns, Tanner Carter. Tanner is a former student-athlete at Fontbonne University and is interested in becoming an athletic director and coach in the future.....VIDEO

Feature Friday with Alphonce Baraza
Principia College - October 28, 2016

In this week's SLIAC Feature Friday we talk with Alphonce Baraza, a men's soccer player from Principia College. Find out all about what it was like growing up in Kenya and now living in America.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Brent McCollum
Greenville College - October 21, 2016

In this week's SLIAC Feature Friday we talk with Greenville College men's soccer player Brent McCollum. Find out how a injury helped fuel Brent's passion for science and more.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Rachel Mencel
Webster University - October 14, 2016

In this week's Feature Friday we talked with Webster University volleyball player Rachel Mencel. Listen as Rachel talks about her family's love of volleyball and what being a NCAA Division III student-athlete means.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Clarice Bruch
Principia College - October 7, 2016

In this week's Feature Friday we talked with Principia College women's soccer player Clarice Bruch. Clarice, a theater major, talks about her favorite character she has played and spending the summer in Iceland.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Greg Ferry
Fontbonne University - September 30, 2016

In this week's Feature Friday we talk with Fontbonne University men's soccer player Greg Ferry. Greg, born and raised in Scotland, talks about the differences between Scotland and the United States and answers the all important question, who is better; Messi or Ronaldo?.....VIDEO

Feature Friday with Marlee Lindstrom
Blackburn College - September 23, 2016

In this week's SLIAC Feature Friday we talked with Marlee Lindstrom, a senior volleyball player from Blackburn College. Marlee talks about what it was like changing positions at the collegiate level, talks about some of her most memorable moments on the court, and lets us know where she wants to be after graduation.....VIDEO

Feature Friday with Connor Hanley
Fontbonne University/SLIAC - September 16, 2016

In this week's SLIAC Feature Friday we sat down with St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference fall intern Connor Hanley, a Fontbonne University student-athlete, and where he wants to go in his career.....VIDEO

 

Feature Friday with Dwain Barker
Eureka College - Sept. 9, 2016

Coach Barker is in his third season as head coach of the Red Devils programs and guided the men's team to a program record eight wins last season. Find out all about how he ended up in the middle of Illinois from Barbados and what it is like to coach two programs during the same season.....VIDEO