Tasha Lemke

Tasha Lemke
Season(s) Played with the Divas: 2014
Previous Experience: 2013 (Columbus Comets)
Jersey Number: 8
Position: WR
Age: 32
Height: 5-4
Weight: 140
Hometown: Hutchinson, MN
College: Gallaudet University
Occupation: Student


Tasha Lemke Q&A

Who was your childhood idol? Why?
Angelina Jolie…she can do so many things.
Who is your biggest supporter?
The Skjevelands.
Who is your favorite NFL player? Why?
Adrian Peterson…I try to play a lot like him.
What are your favorite hobbies or special interests?
RoadCycle, triathlons, and marathons.
What is your favorite food?
Mexican food!
How would you describe yourself in three words?
Active, energetic, humorous.
What was the first sport you ever played?
What is your favorite sports memory?
Playing volleyball, basketball, and flag football growing up.
What was your biggest adjustment to playing women’s football?
I had to keep my head down a bit while carrying the ball…not like in flag football!
How did you get into women’s tackle football?
I have wanted to join for a long time because I always wanted to hit others!
If you could play any other position, which one would you choose? Why?
Running back, because I can dance.
What is your most memorable Divas moment?
Making the team and showing that despite being deaf, I can do everything except hear.
Why do you play women’s tackle football?
I was born to be a football player.