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Zack Gruett, Neenah

FVA Spotlight: Zack Gruett, Neenah Football and Baseball

Each week during the 2015-16 school year, 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: Zack Gruett
School: Neenah
Sports: Baseball, Football
Parents’ names: Brenda and Guy
Siblings’ names: Adam and Blake
Favorite aspect of your school: The amount of school pride players, fans and coaches have at Neenah.
If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? Doing service work at church for God’s Work our Hands.  
College or post-high school plans: College but undecided where at this time.
What is your desired major/career field? Engineering 
What is your favorite class? Digital Electronics 
Who is your favorite teacher? Travis McDonough
Favorite youth coach: Coach Fedenko
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Be a leader on and off the field - Coach Jung
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I've beaten every Pokemon game ever made
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Oshkosh
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Matt Rebholz, Oshkosh West
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: A fumble recovery for a touchdown in my first varsity start as a sophomore
Favorite professional team: Green Bay Packers
Favorite professional athlete: J.J. Watt
What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Deep sea fishing
What is your dream job? To be the host of Man vs. Food
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Ricardo Arguello
A non-athletic talent I have is…: I can play a mean game of chess