Name: Nefeli Papadakis
Sport: Judo
Weight Class: -78 kg
Height: 5-5
Weight: 170
DOB: 10/2/1998
Birthplace: Chicago, Ill.
Hometown: Gurnee, Ill.
High School: Warren Township High School (Gurnee, Ill.) ‘17
College: College of Lake County (Gurnee, Ill.), Entrepreneurship
Team/Club: ARENA Training Center
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 Pan American Championships Seniors – Bronze
  • 2019 Antalya Grand Prix – 5th
  • 2018 Cancun Grand Prix – 7th
  • 2018 Santo Domingo Pan American Open – Bronze
Personal: Runs a family dojo with her dad, Steve and older brother, George…Teaches and coaches kids twice a week in the sport…Also enjoys basketball, playing since she was young and starting on her high school varsity team for four years.