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Nyah Odekirk, Fond du Lac

FVA Spotlight: Nyah Odekirk, Fond du Lac Basketball, Softball and Volleyball

Name: Nyah Odekirk

School: Fond du Lac

Year in School: Senior

Sports: Basketball, Softball, Volleyball

Parents’ names: Tonya Odekirk and Brian Odekirk

Siblings’ names: Tanner Odekirk and Joseph Odekirk

Favorite aspect of your school: Even with a big school, all the teachers are very approachable

What is your favorite class? Math

Who is your favorite teacher? Mrs. Joslin 

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Staying positive doesn't mean you have to be happy all the time. It means that even on hard days you know that there are better ones coming.

Favorite youth coach: Julie Flaherty

Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Oshkosh West  

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Taylor Lauterbach, Appleton West 

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: My favorite memory is my sophomore softball season, hitting the RBI double to knock the #1 seed out of post-season playoffs.

Favorite professional team: Milwaukee Brewers

Favorite professional athlete: Christian Yelich 

College or post-high school plans: Lakeland University 

What is your desired major/career field? Athletic Trainer/Physical therapy 

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: People would be surprised to know that I took guitar lessons

What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Sky Diving 

What is your dream job? an athletic trainer for team USA Softball

Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Lauren Chamberlain

When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Catching up on sleep

A non-athletic talent I have is…: Drawing

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