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Britt Horn, Appleton North

FVA Spotlight: Britt Horn, Appleton North Swimming and Diving

Each week during the 2014-15 year beginning in late October, 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: Britt Horn

School: Appleton North

Sports: Swimming and Diving

Other school clubs/activities: Yearbook

Parents’ names: Tim and Kris Horn

Siblings’ names: Lizzie Horn

Favorite aspect of your school: Being around people that can inspire you and are willing to teach you.

Favorite aspect about being involved in school activities: Being able to cheer them on and be part of their success.

If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? On my club team Fox Valley Wave we spent a day with kids around ages 5-10 years old that were less fortunate. We spent that full day playing numerous games and activities. I know the kids had an amazing day since they asked us to return the very next day but the feeling I got after is indescribable.

College or post-high school plans: To go to a great college. Undetermined I'm only a sophomore

What is your desired major/career field? Undetermined

What is your favorite class? Art

Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Edmonds

Favorite youth coach: Curt Buelter

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? To close out everything that surrounds you, focus on the pool. That's all that matters. And to never stop believing in yourself.

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: At first when I was younger I wasn't a swimmer and really didn't want to be one. Instead wanted to be a gymnast.

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Kiki Rice-Neenah

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Getting on the podium in the 400 free relay last year at state

Favorite professional team: Green Bay Packers

Favorite professional athlete: Eddie Lacy

Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Don't have a twitter

A non-athletic talent I have is…: Art