2017 Roster

Abby Mathier
Abby Mathier #13
Years on Dish: New addition
Aiste Ice Guobyte
Aiste "Ice" Guobyte #24
Years on Dish: New addition
Position: Cutter
Experience: Maynooth/Trinity (college, 4 years), Gravity (2 years), and Jabba the Huck (2 years)—all in Ireland
Spirit animal: Penguin
Alex Chuds Chudler
Alex "Chuds" Chudler #20
Years on Dish: New addition
Position: Handler
Experience: Northwestern GungHo (college, 4 years), Spicy Tuna (3 years), and Nemesis (2 years)
In real life: I eat a lot, work out a lot, and read a lot.
Favorite literary character: Luna Lovegood (Harry Potter)
Spirit animal: Wolf
Amanda Dice
Amanda Dice #11
Years on Dish: 3rd year
Position: Handler
Experience: 8 years: John Carroll Thor, Ibex, Frenzy
In real life: I work for an investment management firm where I measure performance and nerd out on excel sheets.
Anna Scarbrough
Anna Scarbrough #19
Years on Dish: New addition
Position: Cutter
Experience: Northwestern GungHo (college, 2 years)
In real life: I eat an abnormal amount of peanut butter, worry about climate change, and maintain a high level of neuroticism. (And play on GungHo!)
Favorite literary character: Hermione (Harry Potter)
Spirit animal: House cat
Anri Brod
Anri Brod #47
Years on Dish: New addition*
Position: Cutter
Experience: Northwestern GungHo (college, 4 years), Minneapolis Snap (1 year), Spicy Tuna (1 year), and practice player for Dish (1 year)
In real life: I am just a lil bug trying my best.
Favorite literary character: Sophie (Howl's Moving Castle)
Spirit animal: Raccoon
Bridget Miles
Bridget Miles #15
Years on Dish: 3rd year
Position: Handler/cutter
Experience: Northwestern GungHo (4 years), Dish (3 years)
In real life: I work for Spikeball!
Spirit animal: Baby bear
Caitlin CB Bonham
Caitlin "CB" Bonham #42
Years on Dish: 6th year
Position: Cutter
Experience: 6 years
Chris Freisinger
Chris Freisinger #22
Captain
Years on Dish: 12th year
Position: Cutter
Experience: All Dish, all the time!
In real life: I enjoy music, adventure, and saving the built world!
Favorite literary character: Frodo (Lord of the Rings)
Spirit animal: T-Rex
Colleen Costello
Colleen Costello #23
Years on Dish: 13th year
Position: Handler/cutter
Experience: I never played in college, so Dish is it! I've been playing in the Chicago leagues since 2002.
Gail Reich
Gail Reich #12
Years on Dish: 4th year
Position: Handler/cutter
Experience: Chasing plastic since 2007. Club: Food & Liquor (2 years), Skyway (1 year), Ibex (1 year), Gambit (2 years), Nemesis (1 year), Dish (2.5 years). Grad School: Northwestern GungHo (3 years). Masters: Bottomless Brunch (1 year), Hot Flash (2 years). Fun Tourneys: Potlatch, Paganello, Lei Out, Poultry Days, Sandblast, Wildwood, Clambake, Gender Blender... And some off the field Ultimate things: Ultimate Peace, GUM, CUJO, Ultimate Chicago Board, TD for 2015 D3 college natties, TD for 2016 Club Natties...
In real life: I like hanging out with people, talking about things and capturing their images. (Translation: I am a psychotherapist and a photographer.)
Jamie McFarlin
Jamie McFarlin #7
Years on Dish: New addition
Position: Cutter
Experience: I played on my college women's team from 2006–2009 (we never made it beyond sectionals). I captained my senior year though so I know the 9th edition like it was my job! I've played rec league and pickup since then, all over the country including in San Francisco, Berkley, and Omaha!
In real life: I'm a Ph.D. student at Northwestern. I'm a geologist and I study the climate system. I travel a lot for my research, with most of my summer spent doing remote fieldwork in the Arctic. Is this real life?
Jeanne Shin-Cooper
Jeanne Shin-Cooper #21
Years on Dish: 2nd year
Position: Cutter
Experience: A little bit of everything—mixed and women's Chicago
In real life: I am a mother of two boys, wife to an amazing man, read historical fiction, play field hockey, and love to be a geography nerdy teacher.
Favorite literary character: Thomas the Train
Spirit animal: Wolverine
Jen Sanfilippo
Jen Sanfilippo #8
Years on Dish: 2nd year
Position: Handler
Experience: Marist Fox Ultimate (college, 4 years), DePaul Laser Chains (1 year), Baywatch (2 years), and Dish (2 years)
In real life: I cook, read, write, watch (yell at) sports, and spoil my cats.
Favorite literary character: Lola De Leon (The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao)
Jess Bearden Lang
Jess "Bearden" Lang #54
Years on Dish: 8th year
Position: Cutter
Experience: Dish (8 years), Nemesis (1 year)
In real life: I spend my days with a sweet, assertive, independent 2-year-old.
Favorite literary character: Edmond Dantès (The Count of Monte Cristo)
Spirit animal: Griffin
Kristol Das
Kristol "Luda" Das #10
Years on Dish: 2nd year
Position: Cutter
Experience: I started playing club in 2009 with the Baltimore Hustlers (mixed) before transitioning to women's club in 2011 after moving to Cleveland—and I haven't looked back!
In real life: I'm in training to be a pediatrician!
Krystle Jiang
Krystle Jiang #88
Years on Dish: New addition
Position: Cutter/wannabe handler
Experience: Boston College (4 years), Boston Mixed Nuts (5 years), and Do You Even Goalty, Bro? (1 year)
In real life: I am a "consultant", whatever that means.
Favorite literary character: The orange that looks like an apple from the cover of Freakonomics (I don't read fiction)
Spirit animal: Whale (I eat a lot)
Leanne King
Leanne King #4
Captain
Years on Dish: 5th year
Position: Handler
Experience: I played ultimate since my first year of university, in Australia. Since then I've played with many teams, the highlights being Sugar Magnolias (Newcastle), Nemesis, the Redhead team at league, and Dish.
In real life: I think about frisbee. I also love playing goaltimate, convincing other people to play goaltimate and socializing—especially with my 4 chickens.
Lena Goren
Lena Goren #2
Years on Dish: New addition
Position: Handler
Experience: Northwestern GungHo (3 years) and Notorious CLE the summer after freshman year
In real life: I study cognitive science, captain and play ultimate with Northwestern GungHo, and try too hard at every activity I attempt.
Spirit animal: Mountain goat
Molly Swag Schulman
Molly "Swag" Schulman #5
Years on Dish: New addition
Olyvia Chinch Chinchilla
Olyvia "Chinch" Chinchilla #1
Years on Dish: New addition
Position: Cutter
Experience: Northwestern GungHo (3 years) <3
In real life: I study the economy, politics, and literature; write poetry and memorize motivational quotes; talk to strangers about everything from their life history to novels; and walk backwards as a campus Tour Guide.
Favorite literary character: Alyosha (The Brothers Karamazov)
Spirit animal: Elephant (because they can sleep standing up, have amazing memories, can recognize themselves in the mirror, and are very social)
Sammi Wong
Sammi Wong #14
Years on Dish: 3rd year
Position: Cutter
Experience: Prior to joining Dish, I played in college at the University of Southern California.
In real life: I teach tiny humans to become future ultimate frisbee players.
Favorite literary character: Elizabeth Bennet (Pride and Prejudice)
Spirit animal: Otter
Wendy Rochon
Wendy Rochon #9
Captain
Years on Dish: 9th year
Position: Handler
Experience: I started at Purdue with Brickhouse a while back and played leagues until I met up with Dish!
In real life: I enjoy my circus of my wife, cat and two miniature dachshunds!
Favorite literary character: Tania Aebe (Maiden Voyage)
Spirit animal: Wiener Dog