Hailing from Lombard, Illinois, third-year defender Camryn Biegalski was drafted by the Chicago Red Stars with the 16th overall pick in 2020. In her four years at Wisconsin, Camryn started all 86 matches she played in and was named the Big Ten Defender of the Year in her senior season. Camryn also earned First Team All-Big Ten and Second Team All-American honors with the Badgers in 2019. After spending the 2020 Fall Series with Chicago, Camryn joined the Spirit in 2021. Through the Spirit’s first 18 matches of the 2022 regular season, Camryn has earned 14 caps and played over 1,000 minutes in the Washington defending third. Learn more about one of the mainstays of the Spirit’s back line below.
How old were you when you started playing soccer?
I started playing soccer when I was four years old.
Who was your favorite player growing up?
Do you have a nickname?
My parents call me Camryn Ann and my teammates call me Cam.
What’s your dream car?
At the moment, I want a Chevy Blazer.
Is there a reason behind your jersey number?
I picked #30 going into my freshman year of college so I’ve just stuck by it ever since.
What movie can you quote from start to finish?
I cannot quote any movies from start to finish but I could get close with Shrek.
What’s your least favorite food?
Who inspires you?
My mom is my biggest inspiration.
What is your favorite emoji?
Okay, I have two favorite emojis: 🙄 and 🤪.
What would you sing at karaoke night?
I would sing Cowboy Hat by Jon Pardi.
Money is no object, you can live anywhere in the world, where will you be?
I would live in the Midwest on 1,000+ acres of land with lots of cows and horses.
Are you an early bird or a night owl?
Major early bird
What was your favorite subject in school/your major in college?
My favorite subject in school was anatomy and I majored in sociology.
What is your favorite season?
You can only bring four items with you to a deserted island for one year. What are those items?
I would only bring two things: my boyfriend and a machete.
What is the best Halloween costume you’ve ever worn?
Worst Halloween costume?
Dead soccer player
What is your favorite holiday?
What is your favorite musical instrument?
Would you rather be able to fly or have super strength?
Would you rather be stuck on a remote island in the ocean or stranded in the center of a desert?
Stuck on a remote island
Would you rather have a billion dollars right now or go back to age 10 with all the knowledge you have now?
Have a billion dollars right now
Would you rather be too hot or too cold?
Would you rather only be able to eat your favorite food for every meal or never be able to eat your favorite food again?
Never be able to eat my favorite food again