Emma Schieck is a Paralympic Gold Medalist! The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games were her first Paralympic experience, and she is now training with the goal of making the Paralympic team for Paris in 2024 and bringing home another medal! Emma has been training with the U.S. Women's National Sitting Volleyball Team since 2017, but she started playing volleyball when she was seven years old. She is currently coaching youth volleyball players and is finishing up her bachelors degree at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill... Go Tar Heels! In her free time, you can find Emma cooking, traveling, or relaxing with friends and family. She loves watching all sports and tries to make as many different games as she can each year. Emma’s favorite part about what she does is getting to connect with so many young people and share her story!