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FVA Student-Athlete Spotlight

FVA Spotlight: Abby Jenson, Kaukauna Basketball and Track and Field

Name: Abby Jenson

School: Kaukauna

Year in School: Senior

Sports: Basketball, Track and Field

Other school clubs/activities: NHS, Ghost Crew

Parents’ names: Jeff and Ann Jenson

Siblings’ names: Max and Katie Jenson

Favorite aspect of your school: The learning environment and seeing my friends.

If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? I’ve been involved in multiple blood drives through NHS and I find it rewarding because we are able to save lives by donating to those who need blood. 

What is your favorite class? AP Gov

Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Vander Heiden 

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Confidence is the key to performance 

Favorite youth coach: Keith Ahrens

Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Kimberly 

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Clare Rettler - Appleton East

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Team camp this summer at Stevens Point

Favorite professional team: Milwaukee Bucks

Favorite professional athlete: Bobby Portis

College or post-high school plans: Attend UW La Crosse or UW Madison

What is your desired major/career field? Business/Marketing

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: My favorite food is sushi 

What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Go to Greece or Paris 

What is your dream job? Work for a professional football/basketball team

Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Emma Chamberlain 

When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Hanging out with friends 

A non-athletic talent I have is…: Game pigeon games