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Kiki Risgaard, Neenah

FVA Spotlight: Kiki Risgaard, Neenah Tennis and Soccer

Name: Kiki Risgaard

School: Neenah

Year in School: Senior

Sports: Soccer, Tennis

Other school clubs/activities: National Honor Society, Student Council and Key Club

Parents’ names: Ann and David Risgaard

Siblings’ names: Ryan and Elizabeth Risgaard

Favorite aspect of your school: The outstanding teachers at Neenah

If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? Volunteering through the Fox Valley Tennis Association quick start program, because I was able to be a positive role model to young tennis players and help them grow as players.

What is your favorite class? AP Biology

Who is your favorite teacher? Ms. Pacolt

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? That it's over, move on. Don't dwell on past mistakes because there is nothing you can do about them.

Favorite youth coach: Shane Roh

Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Appleton North soccer stadium

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Kimmy Steinert from Oshkosh West

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Bonding with teammates at hotels

Favorite professional team: Manchester United

Favorite professional athlete: Alexander Zverev (German Tennis Player)

College or post-high school plans: College, but undecided where

What is your desired major/career field? Genetic Engineering

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: my real name is Kirstin

What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Watching a soccer game at Old Trafford   

What is your dream job? CEO of Lululemon

Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Roger Federer

When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... watching Netflix

A non-athletic talent I have is…: I am a fast learner