Stripp comes to Fayetteville with three years of experience as a member of Denmark’s Youth and Senior National teams. At the most recent North European Volleyball Zonal Association (NEVZA) Championships, she was named best middle blocker in helping the Danish U19 team to a gold medal; the previous year saw Stripp and Denmark take NEVZA bronze. Additionally, she and Holte IF won the most recent Nordic Club Championship.
Maia is the daughter of Lars and Ulla Stripp, and her older sister Malene is a tennis student-athlete at the University of Oklahoma. Stripp is the program’s first student-athlete from Denmark. She is planning to major in elementary education at Arkansas.