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Kayla Vandehey, Kimberly

FVA Spotlight: Kayla Vandehey, Kimberly Cross Country and Track and Field

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: Kayla Vandehey
School: Kimberly
Sports: Cross Country, Track and Field
Parents’ names: Lisa 
Siblings’ names: Eric
Favorite aspect of your school: Kimberly has a wide variety of classes and activities that allow kids to learn more about themselves and they create friendships along the way.
College or post-high school plans: After high school I would like to continue my education and athletic career at the next level. 
What is your desired major/career field? Exercise Science
What is your favorite class? Leadership
Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Jones
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? My hurdles coach always reminds me before a race to relax and have fun with it. 
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I like to go fishing with my grandpa in the summer. 
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Appleton North
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Going to state for track my Junior year and placing 4th
Favorite professional team: Green Bay Packers 
Favorite professional athlete: Jordy Nelson
What is at the top of your “bucket list?” I want to break one of the track school records
What is your dream job? Personal Trainer
Favorite person to follow on Twitter: Daily Dose Of Puppies
A non-athletic talent I have is…: I can fall asleep just about anywhere