Name: Joey Reader
School: Appleton West
Year in School: Senior
Sports: Basketball, Football, Track and Field
Other school clubs/activities: Legends Club
Parents’ names: Rick and Julie Reader
Siblings’ names: Matt and Emma
Favorite aspect of your school: It's an old school with great history and stories of many generations before us.
If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? Special Olympics, its a great organization that gives everyone a chance to do what they love.
What is your favorite class? Theater Production
Who is your favorite teacher? Steph Gorges
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Buy-in to the system and football up.
Favorite youth coach: My dad
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Kaukauna
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Jordan McCabe of Kaukauna, Connor Zirpel and Parker Schuh of Kimbery
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Hitting the game winner against Oshkosh North in sectional semis my junior year.
Favorite professional team: Milwaukee Bucks
Favorite professional athlete: Giannis Antetokounmpo
College or post-high school plans: Playing football at the University of Upper Iowa
What is your desired major/career field? Education
What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Meeting Giannis
What is your dream job? Teaching in Las Vegas
Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Adam Gruett @Agruett32
When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... With Griffin Milliren, Nick Brinkman, or Kate Gore
A non-athletic talent I have is…: Eating