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Dustin Matty, Fond du Lac

FVA Spotlight: Dustin Matty, Fond du Lac Golf and Soccer

Name: Dustin Matty

School: Fond du Lac

Year in School: Senior

Sports: Golf, Soccer

Other school clubs/activities: NHS, Rock Climbing, Cardinal Community Mentors(CCM)

Parents’ names: Dan and Melody

Siblings’ names: Megan

Favorite aspect of your school: The friendships I have made that will hopefully last through college and into my future

If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? Helping freshmen get acclimated to high school in CCM is rewarding to me because I remember the nerves I felt as a freshman and to help others get by those is important to me. 

What is your favorite class? Calculus and AP Literature

Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Rosencrans

What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? Even though effort may not be commented on and rewarded right away, people notice and admire athletes that put in 100% all of the time with little recognition. 

Favorite youth coach: Coach Sam, a British coach who was over here for a summer and helped out with my club team

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

Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Sam Coulthard - Neenah

Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Winning Regionals Sophomore year for Soccer

Favorite professional team: Golden State Warriors

Favorite professional athlete: Christiano Ronaldo

College or post-high school plans: Purdue University

What is your desired major/career field? Aerospace Engineering

Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I was born in Las Vegas 

What is at the top of your “bucket list?” Travel to Outer Space and maybe the moon

What is your dream job? Aerospace Engineer at NASA

Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Elon Musk

When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Golfing for fun or working

A non-athletic talent I have is…: I can do the worm