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: Dellas Vandenberg
School: Appleton North
Sports: Cross Country, Wrestling
Parents’ names: Mark and Jane Vandenberg
Siblings’ names: Emily Vandenberg
Favorite aspect of your school: All the different opportunities it has to offer along with the wonderful teachers and students within the school.
Favorite aspect about being involved in school activities: Getting the opportunity to meet all kinds of different people along with competing against other athletes around the state.
College or post-high school plans: Attend a four year college.
What is your desired major/career field? Criminal Justice
What is your favorite class? History
Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Clough
Favorite youth coach: Bob Wheeler
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? If you're gonna do something do it to your full potential.
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: My favorite thing to do in my free time is play Minecraft or prank my friends.
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Kaukauna
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Jordan Weinzetl (Kimberly)
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Taking first place as a team in the Wausau East team duals this past year.
Favorite professional team: Milwaukee Brewers
Favorite professional athlete: Anderson Silva or Kobe Bryant
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Tom Syndicate
A non-athletic talent I have is…: Keeping people around me entertained.