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: Jason Toshner
School: Fond du Lac
Sports: Football, Track and Field, Wrestling
Other school clubs/activities: National Honor Society
Parents’ names: Donald and Kay
Siblings’ names: Tim
Favorite aspect of your school: My favorite aspect of school is the amount of classes offered. For myself I am able to take multiple college courses that I will need to get into my choice of career.
Favorite aspect about being involved in school activities: My favorite aspect being involved in school activities is being able to get close to everyone in the sport or club.
If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? My most rewarding community service project was volunteering for baseball Dream Catchers. This organization was meet with special needs kids and get to know them better. Playing a game of baseball with them. It was a great experience because it was fun helping them out and seeing them smile.
College or post-high school plans: My post high-school plans are to go to college for the career of nursing. Ever since I was a little kid I have always been interested in the medical field and helping people in need of help.
What is your desired major/career field? Medical-Nursing
What is your favorite class? Chemistry
Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Stumpf
Favorite youth coach: My parents
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? While choosing a college think what is best, not for the next 4 years but the next 40 years.
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: While being a three sport athlete, I am able to maintain a 4.0 gpa.
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Kimberly
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Blair Mulholland Kimberly
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Making a touchdown off intercepting a pitch in football
Favorite professional team: Philadelphia Eagles
Favorite professional athlete: JJ Watt
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: JJ Watt @JJWatt
A non-athletic talent I have is…: Eating