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Maddy Vantassel, Appleton West

FVA Spotlight: Maddy Vantassel, Appleton West Basketball, Cross Country and Track and Field

Name: Maddy Vantassel

School: Appleton West

Year in School: Junior

Sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Track and Field

Other school clubs/activities: Peer Crew, A-Team, NHS

Parents’ names: Steve and Diane Vantassel

Siblings’ names: Nick and Nathan

Favorite aspect of your school: I love how much Terror Pride everyone has.

If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? Volunteering in the community is rewarding when you get to see the impacts you've made on people.

What is your favorite class? Spanish

Who is your favorite teacher? Sra. Meidl

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Trust in your training and believe that your body can do more you think it can.

Favorite youth coach: My AWYBA coach- Coach Hoffman

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

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Kari Brekke- Appleton North

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: The moment I knew I had qualified for the State cross country meet, something I had been working for all season.

Favorite professional team: Green Bay Packers

Favorite professional athlete: Randall Cobb

College or post-high school plans: I'm still undecided on where I'd like to go for college.

What is your desired major/career field? I'm still undecided on what I'd like to study

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: Food is my motivation.

What is at the top of your “bucket list?” To see the northern lights

What is your dream job? A job that allows me to work outside in nature.

Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Randall Cobb

When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Hanging out with friends for sure.

A non-athletic talent I have is…: I can eat several pancakes in one sitting.