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AFLW: Eagles Q&A - Danika Pisconeri

Get to know West Coast Eagles ruck Danika Pisconeri!

Name: Danika Pisconeri

Nickname: Pisco

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Occupation: High School Teacher

Position: Ruck / Forward

Football achievements: 2019 WAFLW Dhara Kerr Fairest and Best, Louis Knitter Best on Ground 2018 WAWFL Grand final, Under 10's participation award in Auskick

What excites you most about being an inaugural Eagle? Being able to form a strong bond with a new group and setting the benchmark for the club and the program

Which teammate are you most looking forward to playing with? Swannie

The toughest AFLW opponent you’ve encountered? Alicia Janz was definitely a lot of hard work in the ruck

Pre-game meal? Definitely changes depending on what time we play. I like to have a big breaky sandwich with asparagus and mushrooms on the side

Game day superstitions? Constantly nervous pee

Wost injury? Back injury

Hobby? Cooking (eating more so, potentially)

Favourite holiday spot? Depends on the type of holiday. I do enjoy just getting to go home to Waroona to relax with the family

What’s your spirit animal? Meerkat. I love the name Alan and Steve

Favourite artist/band? Can’t commit to a favourite

Favourite TV series? Don’t really watch series. I’m too impatient with long seasons

Something you can’t live without? Anything that tells me the time