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Mollie Tennessen, Fond du Lac

FVA Spotlight: Mollie Tennessen, Fond du Lac Soccer and Volleyball

Each week during the 2015-16 school year, the Fox Valley Association will feature two student-athletes (one male and one female) from one of its 10 schools for a "Student-Athlete Spotlight" Q & A segment. The segments will be posted every Tuesday and Thursday and individuals are selected by the school.

Name: Mollie Tennessen
 
School: Fond du Lac
 
Sports: Soccer, Volleyball
 
Parents’ names: Kim and Tim Ven Haus
 
Favorite aspect of your school: My favorite aspect of school would have to be all the support they have given me through my fight with cancer. 
 
College or post-high school plans: I plan on going to UW Stevens Point in the fall and majoring in Physical Therapy. 
 
What is your desired major/career field? I knew I always wanted to go into the medical field but not sure what exactly I want to do. Physical Therapy is my start, I may change it in college but at least I have a starting baseline of what I want to do. 
 
What is your favorite class? Criminal Justice
 
Who is your favorite teacher? Mrs. Severson
 
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? One of my coaches best advice would have to be in either sport, when something doesn't go your way and you mess up, you have to look passed it during the game because otherwise its going to dwell on you and the whole game won't go the way you want it. 
 
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I like to go deer hunting. I currently have the biggest buck in my family. I shot a 10 pointer a couple years back.
 
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Appleton North because it has beautiful turf.
 
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Going camping with my volleyball team, that is always interesting.
 
Favorite professional team: US Women's National Team
 
Favorite professional athlete: Alex Morgan
 
What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Go to Bora Bora
 
What is your dream job? My dream job would be working with children.
 
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: The One Tree Hill page
 
A non-athletic talent I have is…: Quoting movies!
 

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