Name: Darien Peniston
School: Appleton North
Year in School: Senior
Sports: Football, Track and Field
Parents’ names: Kathy and Chris Walker
Siblings’ names: Stephen Peniston
Favorite aspect of your school: My favorite aspect is the diversity of this school.
If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? I volunteer my time at Pop Warner, and our schools youth league Chargers Program.
What is your favorite class? Criminal Justice
Who is your favorite teacher? Curtis Salm
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Don't be afraid to make mistakes, or fail.
Favorite youth coach: Coach Ryan Pues
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Kimberly
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Patrick Ourada, Appleton West
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: The bond I've built from playing with my teammates for the past 4 years.
Favorite professional team: Miami Heat
Favorite professional athlete: JJ Watt
College or post-high school plans: Attend a 4 year college
What is your desired major/career field? Business/Marketing
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I can run 200 m in 30 seconds
What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Travel around the U.S visiting all 50 states
What is your dream job? Owning my own Business
Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Joel Embiid
When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... watching college football with my friends.
A non-athletic talent I have is…: playing video games.