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: Adam Gusky
School: Appleton West
Sports: Cross Country, Wrestling
Other school clubs/activities: Math Team
Parents’ names: Sharon and Rob
Siblings’ names: Sarah, Peter, Jordan
Favorite aspect of your school: My favorite aspect of Appleton West is the fact that all of the teachers treat their students like adults, and they really go above and beyond to help the us. The teachers understand how hectic our lives can be in high school and are always willing to give you extra help when you need it, even if it means they have to change their schedule to do so.
Favorite aspect about being involved in school activities: Making new friends and being part of a team
College or post-high school plans: Attend a four year college
What is your desired major/career field? Biology, physical therapy
What is your favorite class? Calculus B/C
Who is your favorite teacher? Mrs. Schadrie
Favorite book: My calculus textbook
Favorite youth coach: Greg Anderson
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? When you're doing all of the right things, the wins will take care of themselves
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I actually love calculus
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Kaukauna, because they always bring lots of fans with them
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Jason Toshner from Fond du Lac
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Winning my first (and only) wrestling match during my freshman season.
Favorite professional team: The Packers
Favorite professional athlete: Aaron Rodgers
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Ramsey Bloy
A non-athletic talent I have is…: Calculus.