WEEK OF AUGUST 1, 2016
Jillian will be a sophomore at Viroqua High School.
She participates in basketball, cross country, and track.
Her freshman year she qualified for state in cross country as an individual.
Jillian also qualified for state in 3 track events (4x800, 800, and the 1600).
She placed 5th at state in the 1600. Jillian is also doing very well in the
classroom. She is a great student and a very hard worker!
WEEK OF JULY 18, 2016
Coriander is going into her senior year at Viroqua High School. She has a 4.0 and is involved in theater, Student Council, and leads the Viroqua's Special Olympic track team!
She has played on the varsity boys club soccer team (Driftless United) since freshmen year. Coriander has also played on the Viroqua Blackhawks Varsity hockey team since freshmen year, and was nominated as team captain.
Her teammate says, “I couldn't think of anyone more deserving than Coriander. She has an amazing work ethic during and off season, and her drive to improve is an inspiration.”
WEEK OF JULY 11, 2016
Lauren will be a sophomore at Central High School this fall. She plays softball at Central and also for Shelby Softball. Lauren is also a Power Lifter, participates in Interact, and plays in the school band.
She also has over 500 hours of volunteer time at the Mouse Lodge and works at Custom Fab and Machine, as well as Le Chateau. She is busy, but Lauren is still able to maintain a 3.6 GPA.
Lauren has represented our area by traveling over seas with People to People. Most recently, Lauren was nominated for awards by both the National Academy of Future Physicians and the Medical Scientist Student Organization.
Week of Monday, June 27, 2016
Ashlie Lockington will be a Sophomore at Bangor High School next year. She finished her Freshmen year ranked 1st in her class with a 4.259 GPA. Ashlie lettered in Varsity Volleyball, Basketball, and qualified for State in 4 events for Track and Field, winning the D3 Triple Jump State Championship. Ashlie is also involved in Youth Bowling, the Academic Decathalon team, Math team, and was chosen as the Freshmen Student of the year.
Week of Monday, June 20, 2016
Abby graduated from 8th grade at Tomah Middle School. In the fall, Abby played school volleyball as a setter and practiced recreational boxing at the local Boys and Girls Club. This past winter, she traveled with her club volleyball team and played as shooting guard for the Middle School basketball team. This spring, Abby ran midfield for youth soccer and played school softball as lead off hitter and short stop. Abby is focused and determined when it comes to sports but also keeps academics as a priority. She is currently holding a 4.0 GPA and will begin preparing for volleyball try-outs in the fall. She will also spend a part of her summer job shadowing a local attorney at a law firm, as she has interest in becoming a criminal defense lawyer.