Iowa Wesleyan College: Flesner is in her first year with the Tigers.
Previous College: Flesner attended Kishwaukee College (2011-12) and then went to John Wood Community College (2012-13). Last season at John Wood CC, Flesner was a basketball All-Conference selection and was an NJCAA Pinnacle Academic All-American. She was also the team captain for the basketball team. Flesner has made the Dean’s List in all four collegiate semesters as well.
High School: Flesner graduated from Payson Seymour High School (2011). Flesner was a four-sport athlete all four years, competing in volleyball, basketball, track, and softball. She was the team captain on each of those teams during her senior year. Flesner was a State Honorable Mention selection in volleyball, basketball, and softball during her senior campaign. She made the 1,000 pt. club in basketball, was team MVP in volleyball in 2010, and was named Defensive Player of the Year for softball in 2010. Flesner was also the Salutatorian of her graduating class and was named Student of the Year, as well as Student-Athlete of the Year.
Most Inspirational Person: “My dad, because he taught me how to work hard, be a leader, and never settle for average.”
Hobbies: Playing sports, working out, wellness & personal training.
Dakota was born on July 7, 1993. She is the daughter of Vaughn and Kathy Flesner. She has two brothers (Quest & Hunter) and three sisters (Harlee, Brekken, & Kamryn). Dakota is an Exercise Science major at IWC.
|1||Kassidy McLaughlin||SO||DS/L||5-5||Winfield, IA||Winfield-Mt. Union|
|2||Marissa Bozik||SR||OH||5-8||St. Peters, MO||Pattonville High School|
|3||Lacie Tarver||SR||OH||5-8||Mead, CO||Skyline/Southeastern CC|
|4||Megan Case||FR||S||5-6||Belleville, IL||Belleville East|
|5||Danielle Nelson||FR||OH/MH||6-0||Muscatine, IA||Muscatine/Mercer County|
|6||Kristen Eid||FR||S/RS||5-8||Fort Madison, IA||Fort Madison High School|
|7||C.J. Strother||JR||OH/MH||5-8||Duluth, MN||Duluth Central|
|8||Emily McVey||SR||DS||5-6||Corydon, IA||Wayne/Indian Hills CC|
|9||Kara Dennell||SR||OH||5-7||Kansas City, MO||Staley|
|11||Erica Rookstool||FR||MH||5-11||Kansas City, MO||Liberty High School|
|12||Cierra Howard||FR||S||5-4||San Clemente, CA||Bellevue West|
|14||Lindsey Johnson||JR||S||5-7||Cedar Rapids, IA||Cedar Rapids Prairie/Southeastern C|
|15||Miranda Pope||SO||DS/L||5-5||Belle Plaine, IA||Belle Plaine High School|
|17||Sidney Rudolph||SO||MB||5-10||Muscatine, IA||Muscatine High School|
|18||Caitlynn Holtkamp||FR||MH||6-0||Fort Madison, IA||Fort Madison High School|
|20||Logan Chiri||SR||L/DS||5-4||Burlington, IA||University of Iowa/Southeastern CC|
|22||Kassie Vazquez||FR||L||5-3||Ainsworth, IA||Highland High School|
|23||Emily West||JR||RS||5-10||Rock Island, IL||William Penn/Black Hawk College|
|24||Dakota Flesner||SO||OH||5-7||Payson, IL||Kishwaukee College/John Wood CC|