Name: Anders Brekke
School: Appleton North
Year in School: Senior
Sports: Basketball, Volleyball
Other school clubs/activities: Sources of Strength and National Honors Society
Parents’ names: Jan (Dad) and Sandia (Mom)
Siblings’ names: Kari (20)
Favorite aspect of your school: My favorite aspect of Appleton North is how easy it is to build friendships and balance academics with athletics.
If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? The most rewarding community service project I have been a part of is Inspire Sports. Inspire Sports is an organization that provides high school students the opportunity to work with students with special needs. Whether I am rebounding for a kid or having a conversation I cannot take a smile off my face.
What is your favorite class? Math
Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Maves
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Whether it is in life or sports you have to do things the right way in order to succeed.
Favorite youth coach: My Dad
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Oshkosh North
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Henry Wright (Fond du Lac)
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Spending time with my teammates between games of a tournament.
Favorite professional team: Milwaukee Bucks
Favorite professional athlete: Giannis Antetokounmpo
College or post-high school plans: Attend UW-Madison
What is your desired major/career field? Undecided
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I eat cereal without milk.
What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Watch the Bucks win the NBA Finals
What is your dream job? General Manager of an NBA team
Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Kari Brekke
When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Playing spikeball or any other sport/game outside with my friends.
A non-athletic talent I have is…: I can remember very old memories vividly.