Week of Monday, September 28, 2015
Roxanna Haakenson is 17 years old, and a junior at Desoto High School. She's a Softball Pitcher and plays Volleyball too. She practices all winter to be in the best shape for softball when the season begins. Roxanna is also a 4.0 student and plans to continue her education to become a doctor. Over the summer, Roxanna got her C.N.A. Certification!
Week of Monday, September 21, 2015
David is a freshman at Luther High School and is on the Cross Country team. In August, David competed at the USATF Junior Olympic National Championship track meet in Jacksonville, Florida. He placed 3rd in the 1500m Final. This past track season he won the Middle School "Wisco Mile" held in Milwaukee, USATF WI 1500m Championship & USATF Region 8 1500m championship held in Iowa. Last fall, he ran and won 8 cross country races, including the Lutheran National Middle School Cross Country Championship race at Concordia University in Kenosha. His 2mile time broke the existing record by 16 seconds. He also won the USATF WI XC Championship.
Week of Monday, September 14, 2015
Isiah Brown is a senior at Aquinas High School in La Crosse. He is the starting Running Back, Defensive End, and Kick Return, for the Varsity Football Team. He's also a Varsity Wrestler, and is on the Varsity Track Team! As a Junior, Isiah qualified for the State Track Meet in the Long Jump and 110M Hurdles, where he placed 7th. He was also All Conference his Junior year in Wrestling and in Track. Congratulations to Isiah on all of his accomplishments, and for those goals he's striving for in his future!