Meet Our Dodgeball Team



Join LQC's first dodgeball team!

Sign up link above from now until December 20th. We are accepting teammates who can play most of the games and we are also accepting substitute players. We currently have about 11 openings and 3 sub openings. No experience required! Let's root on the only all-female team in the Gay Dodgeball League of Dallas!

Meet your Coaches

Katie Hicken


Catherine Toledo is LQC's Dodgeball Assistant Coach. She is originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin and attended the University of Wisconsin. Go badgers! Catherine moved to Dallas after graduating in 2015 and began working in insurance. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her two dogs, trying new places with friends, watching sports, and working out. 

Katie Hicken is joining LQC as the gay dodgeball Head Coach/Captain. Originally from Dallas, Katie moved to East Texas to play golf for the University of Texas at Tyler before graduating and returning home to the Big D. She is a paralegal and currently getting a Masters in Public Administration while working towards a military commission. In her free time she likes to research and talk politics, hang out with her fiancée, Raquelle, work out, travel, and watch British TV on Netflix. Katie believes wholeheartedly in the importance of the space LQC provides Dallas's lesbian community and looks forward to sharing the WLW experience with other queer women.

Catherine Toledo

Meet Crystal Perez, aka Shorty, LQC’s gay dodgeball assistant coach. Shorty is originally  from Dallas Texas and she played college soccer at Richland College. In 2004 she won a National Championship! Shorty graduated from the University of North Texas with a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology. She is the head girls soccer coach at Newman Smith High School and teaches physical education grades 9-12. When she’s not coaching, she likes to play soccer, go on hikes, play video games, and loves to eat! Let’s not forget about the loves of her life, Romeo and Chuy! Romeo is her full of energy Yorkie and Chuy is her laid back Chihuahua. She is excited to be apart of the LQC team and is up for the challenge!


Crystal Perez

Meet the team


Katie Hicken (Head Coach/ Captain)

Catherine Toledo (Assistant Coach)

Crystal Perez (Assistant Coach)


KT Kershen

Heather Harding

Chell Campbell

Ky Fernandez

Alex Avery Hawkins

Paige Rocker

Melissa Rivera

Karly Nevez

Steph Vittorioso

Jamie Jelinek

Steph Montoya-Vittorioso

Annie Mehringer

Bianca Mujica

Chantel Johnson

Kimberly Hopkins

Jennifer Carter

Anthea Meier

Jasmine Polk

Cat Aguas

Amanda Emmet

Lani Martin

Anna Brueggemann


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