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Andrew McAvoy, Oshkosh North

FVA Spotlight: Andrew McAvoy, Oshkosh North Football, Swimming and Diving and Track and Field

Name: Andrew McAvoy

School: Oshkosh North

Year in School: Senior

Sports: Football, Swimming and Diving, Track and Field

Other school clubs/activities: Polaris Honor Society, Key Club, Ski Club, Rotary, Newspaper

Parents’ names: Pam and Brian

Siblings’ names: Adam and Sarah

Favorite aspect of your school: The culture of support and diversity. Everyone at North can offer a unique perspective, and they're always willing to help.

If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? Fundraising and jumping for the Polar Plunge. Not only was it a ton of fun to jump in a cheerleader outfit, it was great seeing all the support in both the school and community for the Special Olympics.

What is your favorite class? Programming

Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Pollack

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Only worry about what you can control. What other people do on the field isn't your responsibility.

Favorite youth coach: Laurence Carlin

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

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Alec Reiter, Neenah 

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Bus rides and pasta parties with the swim team.

Favorite professional team: Green Bay Packers

Favorite professional athlete: Giannis Antetokounmpo

College or post-high school plans: University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

What is your desired major/career field? Computer Science

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I was originally going to be named Reinhardt

What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Skiing in the Alps

What is your dream job? Software developer for a game studio

Favorite person to follow on Social Media: IG @doogermann

When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Gamin' with the lads

A non-athletic talent I have is…: I'm really good at losing things.