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Maren Gebauer, Hortonville

FVA Spotlight: Maren Gebauer, Hortonville Basketball and Softball

Name: Maren Gebauer 

School: Hortonville

Year in School: Senior

Sports: Basketball, Softball

Other school clubs/activities: Link crew, SWAP, Sources of Strength, Principal‘a Council, National Honor Society

Parents’ names: Brian and Kristin Gebauer 

Siblings’ names: Will and Laine Gebauer 

Favorite aspect of your school: My favorite aspect of HHS is the people-the students, the teachers/administration and the community support!  

If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? One of the most rewarding activities for me has been volunteering at youth basketball camp during the summer. I love working with kids and it’s fun to see the campers at games during the season. 

What is your favorite class? Intro to Education 

Who is your favorite teacher? Mrs. DeKoch 

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Control the controllables  

Favorite youth coach: Steve Werner and Joe Hedtke 

Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Appleton East for basketball, Kaukauna for softball

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Not a specific person, but as a team, Neenah for basketball and Kaukauna for softball.

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: One of my favorite memories is when I hit a home run in my first high school softball game!

Favorite professional team: Not a professional team, but Michigan State basketball #gogreen

Favorite professional athlete: Serena Williams 

College or post-high school plans: UW-Madison

What is your desired major/career field? I am majoring in Human Development and Family Studies. 

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I took gymnastics when I was younger and I still don’t know how to do a cartwheel…

What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Meet Taylor Swift

What is your dream job? High School Counselor 

Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Paige Morrell

When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Going to get coffee with my sister and spending time with friends

A non-athletic talent I have is…: Knowing all the words to almost any song