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: Bree Zehren
Sports: Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Volleyball
Parents’ names: Jeff and Kim
Siblings’ names: Taylor
Favorite aspect of your school: The closeness of the students and teachers at NHS. Everyone is supportive and helpful, and it's just an all around close knit community. Everyday is a great day to be a Rocket!
Favorite aspect about being involved in school activities: The many friends I've made in four years of being a three sport athlete, both on my Neenah teams as well as competitors.
If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? I have been able to volunteer with the Special Olympics for a few years. This organization has been so much fun to work with. I have met so many talented, tremendous and special athletes and their families. I have been very blessed with the ability to do many activities in my life and it is a great feeling to give back to these athletes and see them smile, having a great time.
College or post-high school plans: I am planning to attend a four year college, yet undecided of the school.
What is your desired major/career field? possibly education
What is your favorite class? Wellness Education
Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Rundquist
Favorite book: The Blind Side
Favorite youth coach: My Dad
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? I've had a lot of good advice given to me playing four varsity sports in high school. Probably the best advice has been "Remain coachable and be mentally tough".
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I have never eaten a hamburger in my entire life and I babysat for Donald Driver's kids.
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Appleton North
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Frankie Wurtz (Kimberly). I've played against her since 5th grade hoops club and played with her in AAU. We also competed against each other in volleyball.
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Participating in the state tournament back to back years in soccer.
Favorite professional team: Dallas Cowboys
Favorite professional athlete: Jabari Parker
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Zac Efron
A non-athletic talent I have is…: Shopping(: