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

Brinley Jones is heading in to 7th grade at the Waukon Middle School.  She plays on her local basketball team, a traveling AAU basketball team, a traveling volleyball team, and two softball teams. She’s a great teammate and pushes herself daily to be the best she can be. She also plays the saxophone in band and finished her 6th grade at St. Pat's on the A honor roll.

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.

 

Week of Monday, June 13, 2016
 
Mikala just graduated from Cotter High School in Winona, MN.  Mikala has been a three sport athlete throughout high school; with 5 seasons of Varsity Softball, 4 seasons of Varsity Volleyball, and 4 seasons of Varsity basketball.  Mikala has won numerous all-conference, honorable mention, and all-conference honors, in all three sports.  This softball season, she was honored to be part of the all-tournament team and will play at the All-Star tourney this month.  Mikala was also voted Female Athlete of the Year for Cotter High School Seniors.
 
Mikala is also a great student, maintaining honor roll through high school, and serving others through Cotter’s Cross-Cultural Ministry program (spending one week each of the last two summers – on mission/community service trips) and was elected by her peers as Prom Queen 2016.

Week of Monday, June 6, 2016

Genna will be a 7th grader at G-E-T Middle School this fall.  During her 6th grade year, Genna was a straight "A" student with a 4.0 GPA.  She was on the "A" Honor Roll each quarter.  She sings in choir and plays the clarinet in the band!  Genna excels in many sports including; basketball, volleyball, softball, curling, swim team and soccer.

Week of Monday, May 30, 2016

Kadin is a 6th grader at Seneca Middle School in Seneca, WI.  Kadin is an “A” student with a Cumulative GPA of 3.63.  He is a very social and studious kid who lives for all things involving sports.  He participates in Baseball, Basketball, Wrestling, and Track.  Kadin is also the manager of the Seneca High School Baseball team.  He's very musical too.  Kadin plays the saxophone in both the Concert and Pep Bands.