Sydney has an extensive background in Irish step dancing. She has taught Irish step dancing since 2011 and has gone to numerous competitions and has been named top three in the North American Irish Dance Championships three times. She has also volunteered her time as a camp counselor at numerous camps, as well as tutoring high school students. Sydney is currently studying at Florida State University, and is expected to graduate in May of 2020, with a degree in Bachelor of Arts in Communications. She made it on the Deans list at FSU in 2016-2017, and received several scholarships for her academic accomplishments.