Chiefs’ Soccer Player: Suangely Maldonado
Position: Left Wing
College Interests: “I would like to major in philosophy at either UCF or FSU.”
Best Accomplishment: “Although it’s not recent, I remember receiving my first goal pin during my first year of playing soccer. Seeing everyone so proud of me really encouraged me to continue playing.”
How long have you been playing soccer for?
“I’ve been playing soccer since I was 11 years old.”
What made you want to start playing soccer?
“I wanted to start playing soccer because my cousins were playing and they always had so much fun. My dad then forced me into a soccer team to try it out and I ended up loving the game.”
What advice would you give to those wanting to play soccer?
“You have to work together because soccer is a team effort; however, you can’t expect it from everyone so it’s important to be patient and love the game.”
Are you going to continue playing in college?
“As of now, no, but that could always change.”