Bird Ultimate is a competitive mixed club team from Minnesota. Hatched in 2012, we thrive in the competitive North Central Region and we’re always looking for the next challenge. We love to travel to other states and regions and bring tough competition to their best teams.
 

We’re a team committed to equity, democracy, and sustained development of each person on our team. All voices and experiences of our team contribute to our success and frame our work as community members. These beliefs direct the vision of our team on and off the field, helping us fly higher together.

Bird 2019

0 Steve Alexander  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Minneapolis, MN  Age: 33  Height: 6'0"  College: St. Olaf  Years of Experience: 11  Years on Bird: 5  Favorite Bird: Toucan Sam  Favorite Disney Character: Moana

0 Steve Alexander (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Age: 33

Height: 6'0"

College: St. Olaf

Years of Experience: 11

Years on Bird: 5

Favorite Bird: Toucan Sam

Favorite Disney Character: Moana

3 Greta Friedrichs  (She/Her/ Hers)  Hometown: Minneapolis, MN  Age: 19  Height: 4'11 3/4"  College: Minnesota*  Years of Experience: 4  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Bee Hummingbird  Favorite Disney Character: Meeko

3 Greta Friedrichs (She/Her/ Hers)

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Age: 19

Height: 4'11 3/4"

College: Minnesota*

Years of Experience: 4

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Bee Hummingbird

Favorite Disney Character: Meeko

6 Michael Ruble  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Golden Valley, MN  Age: 27  Height: 5'8"  College: St. John’s University  Years of Experience: 10  Years on Bird: 6  Favorite Bird: Raven  Favorite Disney Character: Edna Mode

6 Michael Ruble (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Golden Valley, MN

Age: 27

Height: 5'8"

College: St. John’s University

Years of Experience: 10

Years on Bird: 6

Favorite Bird: Raven

Favorite Disney Character: Edna Mode

9 Sami Peterson  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Edina, MN  Age: 22  Height: 5'6"  College: St. Olaf  Years of Experience: 6  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Hummingbird  Favorite Disney Character: Meg from Hercules

9 Sami Peterson (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Edina, MN

Age: 22

Height: 5'6"

College: St. Olaf

Years of Experience: 6

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Hummingbird

Favorite Disney Character: Meg from Hercules

12 Aidan Clements  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: St. Paul, MN  Age: 22  Height: 6'3"  College: St. Olaf  Years of Experience: 6  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Toucan  Favorite Disney Character: Stitch

12 Aidan Clements (He/Him/His)

Hometown: St. Paul, MN

Age: 22

Height: 6'3"

College: St. Olaf

Years of Experience: 6

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Toucan

Favorite Disney Character: Stitch

15 Morgan Harris  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Traverse City, MI  Age: 23  Height: 5’5  College: Michigan State  Years of Experience: 1  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Penguin  Favorite Disney Character: Princess Tiana

15 Morgan Harris (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Traverse City, MI

Age: 23

Height: 5’5

College: Michigan State

Years of Experience: 1

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Penguin

Favorite Disney Character: Princess Tiana

18 AJ Montanez  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Minneapolis, MN  Age: 28  Height: 5'9"  College: Villanova  Years of Experience: 7  Years on Bird: 4  Favorite Bird: Phoenix  Favorite Disney Character: The Genie

18 AJ Montanez (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Age: 28

Height: 5'9"

College: Villanova

Years of Experience: 7

Years on Bird: 4

Favorite Bird: Phoenix

Favorite Disney Character: The Genie

24 Sam Mohamed  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: St. Paul, MN  Age: 19  Height: 5'7"  College: Minnesota*  Years of Experience: 3  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Owl  Favorite Disney Character: Simba

24 Sam Mohamed (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: St. Paul, MN

Age: 19

Height: 5'7"

College: Minnesota*

Years of Experience: 3

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Owl

Favorite Disney Character: Simba

28 Cole Stiegler   Hometown: Plymouth, MN  Age: 29  Height: 6'0"  College: St. Olaf  Years of Experience: 14  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Phoenix  Favorite Disney Character: Hercules

28 Cole Stiegler

Hometown: Plymouth, MN

Age: 29

Height: 6'0"

College: St. Olaf

Years of Experience: 14

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Phoenix

Favorite Disney Character: Hercules

33 Dustin Rooffener   Hometown: Camdenton, MO  Age: 28  Height: 5'9"  College: Minnesota State - Mankato  Years of Experience: 7  Years on Bird: 4  Favorite Bird: Peregrine Falcon  Favorite Disney Character: Maui

33 Dustin Rooffener

Hometown: Camdenton, MO

Age: 28

Height: 5'9"

College: Minnesota State - Mankato

Years of Experience: 7

Years on Bird: 4

Favorite Bird: Peregrine Falcon

Favorite Disney Character: Maui

44 Jonny Lovagnini  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Hopkins, MN  Age: 21  Height: 6'1"  College: Luther*  Years of Experience: 8  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Stork  Favorite Disney Character: Gepetto

44 Jonny Lovagnini (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Hopkins, MN

Age: 21

Height: 6'1"

College: Luther*

Years of Experience: 8

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Stork

Favorite Disney Character: Gepetto

79 Tori Snyder  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Andover, MN  Age: 23  Height: 5'3"  College: Bethel  Years of Experience: 5  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Grey Crowned Owl  Favorite Disney Character: Rafiki

79 Tori Snyder (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Andover, MN

Age: 23

Height: 5'3"

College: Bethel

Years of Experience: 5

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Grey Crowned Owl

Favorite Disney Character: Rafiki

99 Donna Johnston  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Adel, IA  Age: 27  Height: 5'3"  Years of Experience: 5  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Hawk  Favorite Disney Character: Mulan

99 Donna Johnston (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Adel, IA

Age: 27

Height: 5'3"

Years of Experience: 5

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Hawk

Favorite Disney Character: Mulan

1 Adam Meckstroth  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN  Age: 23  Height: 6'2"  College: Minnesota  Years of Experience: 8  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Ducks  Favorite Disney Character: Simba

1 Adam Meckstroth (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN

Age: 23

Height: 6'2"

College: Minnesota

Years of Experience: 8

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Ducks

Favorite Disney Character: Simba

4 Kat Wilmes  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Eagan, MN  Age: 19  Height: 5’5"  College: UW - Eau Claire*  Years of Experience: 5  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Mallard duckling  Favorite Disney Character: Ariel

4 Kat Wilmes (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Eagan, MN

Age: 19

Height: 5’5"

College: UW - Eau Claire*

Years of Experience: 5

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Mallard duckling

Favorite Disney Character: Ariel

7 Sarah Delany  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Glen Ellyn, IL  Age: 21  Height: 5'3"  College: Bates College*  Years of Experience: 3  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Arctic Tern  Favorite Disney Character: Maximus from Tangled

7 Sarah Delany (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Glen Ellyn, IL

Age: 21

Height: 5'3"

College: Bates College*

Years of Experience: 3

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Arctic Tern

Favorite Disney Character: Maximus from Tangled

10 Erin Mirocha  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Minnetonka, MN  Age: 35  Height: 5'9"  College: Lafayette College  Years of Experience: 19  Years on Bird: 4  Favorite Bird: Falcon  Favorite Disney Character: The chicken (Robin Hood)

10 Erin Mirocha (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Minnetonka, MN

Age: 35

Height: 5'9"

College: Lafayette College

Years of Experience: 19

Years on Bird: 4

Favorite Bird: Falcon

Favorite Disney Character: The chicken (Robin Hood)

13 Michael Seffren  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Golden Valley, MN  Age: 25  Height: 5'10"  College: Minnesota State - Mankato  Years of Experience: 9  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Dragon  Favorite Disney Character: Alladin

13 Michael Seffren (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Golden Valley, MN

Age: 25

Height: 5'10"

College: Minnesota State - Mankato

Years of Experience: 9

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Dragon

Favorite Disney Character: Alladin

16 Carly Siewert  (She/Her/hers)  Hometown: Minneapolis, MN  Age: 22  Height: 5'3”  College: UW - Madison  Years of Experience: 8  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Loon  Favorite Disney Character: Kronk

16 Carly Siewert (She/Her/hers)

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Age: 22

Height: 5'3”

College: UW - Madison

Years of Experience: 8

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Loon

Favorite Disney Character: Kronk

19 Kevin Harrow  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Davidson, NC  Age: 24  Height: 5'11"  College: North Carolina State  Years of Experience: 5  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Peregrine Falcon  Favorite Disney Character: Simba

19 Kevin Harrow (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Davidson, NC

Age: 24

Height: 5'11"

College: North Carolina State

Years of Experience: 5

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Peregrine Falcon

Favorite Disney Character: Simba

25 Jacob Salzman  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: New York, NY  Age: 26  Height: 5'10"  College: Grinnell  Years of Experience: 12  Years on Bird: 3  Favorite Bird: American Woodcock  Favorite Disney Character: Timon

25 Jacob Salzman (He/Him/His)

Hometown: New York, NY

Age: 26

Height: 5'10"

College: Grinnell

Years of Experience: 12

Years on Bird: 3

Favorite Bird: American Woodcock

Favorite Disney Character: Timon

29 Brian Paulus  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN  Age: 25  Height: 5’6"  College: UW-Madison  Years of Experience: 8  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Peregrine Falcon  Favorite Disney Character: Stitch

29 Brian Paulus (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN

Age: 25

Height: 5’6"

College: UW-Madison

Years of Experience: 8

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Peregrine Falcon

Favorite Disney Character: Stitch

39 Christine “Animal” Rosen   Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN  Age: 30  Height: 5'4"  Years of Experience: 16  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Snowy Owl  Favorite Disney Character: Oliver

39 Christine “Animal” Rosen

Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN

Age: 30

Height: 5'4"

Years of Experience: 16

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Snowy Owl

Favorite Disney Character: Oliver

50 Jake Raatz  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: St. Louis Park, MN  Age: 20  Height: 5'10"  College: Iowa State*  Years of Experience: 6  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Kevin from Up  Favorite Disney Character: The Magic Carpet

50 Jake Raatz (He/Him/His)

Hometown: St. Louis Park, MN

Age: 20

Height: 5'10"

College: Iowa State*

Years of Experience: 6

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Kevin from Up

Favorite Disney Character: The Magic Carpet

81 Tyler Meyer  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: St. Joseph, MN  Age: 23  Height: 6’3"  College: St. John’s  Years of Experience: 11  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Hummingbird  Favorite Disney Character: Jyn Erso

81 Tyler Meyer (He/Him/His)

Hometown: St. Joseph, MN

Age: 23

Height: 6’3"

College: St. John’s

Years of Experience: 11

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Hummingbird

Favorite Disney Character: Jyn Erso

Andrew “Razor” Kelley - Coach

Andrew “Razor” Kelley - Coach

2 Brian “Deuce” Wilson  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Golden Valley, MN  Age: 30  Height: 6'2"  College: Minnesota - Duluth  Years of Experience: 16  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Emperor Penguin  Favorite Disney Character: Rafiki

2 Brian “Deuce” Wilson (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Golden Valley, MN

Age: 30

Height: 6'2"

College: Minnesota - Duluth

Years of Experience: 16

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Emperor Penguin

Favorite Disney Character: Rafiki

5 Sam Hedrick  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Minneapolis, MN  Age: 27  Height: 6'1"  College: Luther  Years of Experience: 13  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Bird of Paradise  Favorite Disney Character: Wandering Oaken

5 Sam Hedrick (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Age: 27

Height: 6'1"

College: Luther

Years of Experience: 13

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Bird of Paradise

Favorite Disney Character: Wandering Oaken

8 Patrick LaCourse  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Eagan, MN  Age: 21  Height: 6'0"  College: Minnesota State - Mankato*  Years of Experience: 6  Years on Bird: 3  Favorite Bird: Kevin from Up  Favorite Disney Character: Wheezy

8 Patrick LaCourse (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Eagan, MN

Age: 21

Height: 6'0"

College: Minnesota State - Mankato*

Years of Experience: 6

Years on Bird: 3

Favorite Bird: Kevin from Up

Favorite Disney Character: Wheezy

11 Philip Arets  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Newburyport, MA  Age: 28  Height: 6'3"  College: Villanova  Years of Experience: 12  Years on Bird: 4  Favorite Bird: Cassowary  Favorite Disney Character: Scat Cat

11 Philip Arets (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Newburyport, MA

Age: 28

Height: 6'3"

College: Villanova

Years of Experience: 12

Years on Bird: 4

Favorite Bird: Cassowary

Favorite Disney Character: Scat Cat

14 Jess Hendrickson  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Amery, WI  Age: 23  Height: 5'5"  College: Minnesota State - Mankato*  Years of Experience: 5  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Phoenix  Favorite Disney Character: Esmeralda

14 Jess Hendrickson (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Amery, WI

Age: 23

Height: 5'5"

College: Minnesota State - Mankato*

Years of Experience: 5

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Phoenix

Favorite Disney Character: Esmeralda

17 Mikayla Yoder  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Eagan, MN  Age: 28  Height: 5'10"  Years of Experience: 9  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Penguin  Favorite Disney Character: Pocahontas

17 Mikayla Yoder (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Eagan, MN

Age: 28

Height: 5'10"

Years of Experience: 9

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Penguin

Favorite Disney Character: Pocahontas

22 Nat Cooper  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN  Age: 20  Height: 5'3"  College: UW - Eau Claire*  Years of Experience: 8  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Hummingbird  Favorite Disney Character: WALL-E

22 Nat Cooper (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Eden Prairie, MN

Age: 20

Height: 5'3"

College: UW - Eau Claire*

Years of Experience: 8

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Hummingbird

Favorite Disney Character: WALL-E

27 Leslie Boey  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: New Berlin, WI  Age: 25  Height: 5’5 1/2”  College: UW-Madison/Indiana  Years of Experience: 8  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Peacock  Favorite Disney Character: Belle

27 Leslie Boey (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: New Berlin, WI

Age: 25

Height: 5’5 1/2”

College: UW-Madison/Indiana

Years of Experience: 8

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Peacock

Favorite Disney Character: Belle

32 Lilly Shapiro  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Hopkins, MN  Age: 20  Height: 5'3"  College: Minnesota  Years of Experience: 6  Years on Bird: 3  Favorite Bird: Blue Jay  Favorite Disney Character: Elsa

32 Lilly Shapiro (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Hopkins, MN

Age: 20

Height: 5'3"

College: Minnesota

Years of Experience: 6

Years on Bird: 3

Favorite Bird: Blue Jay

Favorite Disney Character: Elsa

41 Jake Mutch (He/Him/His)   Hometown: Lakeville, MN  Age: 23  Height: 6’3"  College: Winona State  Years of Experience: 7  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Bed Pilled Oxpecker  Favorite Disney Character: Anyone from the Little Mermaid

41 Jake Mutch (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Lakeville, MN

Age: 23

Height: 6’3"

College: Winona State

Years of Experience: 7

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Bed Pilled Oxpecker

Favorite Disney Character: Anyone from the Little Mermaid

52 Vivian Hett  (She/Her/Hers)  Hometown: Burnsville, MN  Age: 23  Height: 5'9"  College: Minnesota*  Years of Experience: 1  Years on Bird: R  Favorite Bird: Ostrich  Favorite Disney Character: Nala

52 Vivian Hett (She/Her/Hers)

Hometown: Burnsville, MN

Age: 23

Height: 5'9"

College: Minnesota*

Years of Experience: 1

Years on Bird: R

Favorite Bird: Ostrich

Favorite Disney Character: Nala

97 Steven Anderson  (He/Him/His)  Hometown: Grayslake, IL  Age: 23  Height: 5'10"  College: Indiana/Bethel  Years of Experience: 5  Years on Bird: 2  Favorite Bird: Red-winged Blackbird  Favorite Disney Character: Olaf

97 Steven Anderson (He/Him/His)

Hometown: Grayslake, IL

Age: 23

Height: 5'10"

College: Indiana/Bethel

Years of Experience: 5

Years on Bird: 2

Favorite Bird: Red-winged Blackbird

Favorite Disney Character: Olaf