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Daniel Fifer was our first male Ultimate Warrior back in 2011.

Sports Played at West:  Baseball and Football

College: Augustana College (Undergrad), Class of 2015; Franklin College (Graduate school) , Class of 2018

Sports Played in College: Baseball at Augustana College

Major: Biology; Masters in Athletic Training

Why You Chose Your College: I chose Augustana College because it allowed me to get a very diverse education and play a sport I am very passionate about. I was fortunate to continue my education, continue on my journey as a life long learner. During graduate school my mentors guided me to continue to follow my passion with baseball and with that I was able to work with the Arizona Diamondbacks Minor league teams and continue to do what I love.

Accomplishments in College: All CCIW team for three years; Preseason All American 2014; Highest batting average in Augustana College history; All region 2 years; Franklin College: Leadership and Mentorship award.

Current Occupation: Athletic Trainer for Arizona Diamondbacks

Favorite Athletic Memory at West: All of the coaches and mentors that helped guide me! Coach Zajc, Visny, Struebing, Dr. Robbins, Mrs, Novak, Dr. Schmitt, and everyone one else that has helped me along the way.

Best Advice for Warrior Athletes: Understand that the lessons and values you learn from all the staff and mentors are helping guide you to learn who you are and want to become. Take every moment in the time you have is precious, don’t waste it.