Name: Joey La Chapell
School: Appleton East
Year in School: Senior
Sports: Basketball, Track and Field
Other school clubs/activities: DECA
Parents’ names: Joe La Chapell, Amy La Chapell
Siblings’ names: Emily La Chapell, Katelynn La Chapell
Favorite aspect of your school: The culture at East, the teachers and coaches make sure everyone is comfortable and having a good experience.
If you have been involved in community service projects, which has been most rewarding and why? Scorekeeping for the young kids' basketball tournaments. It is nice to see the younger generation playing the game we love, plus it is fun just to be around basketball.
What is your favorite class? Athletic Training
Who is your favorite teacher? Mr Marx, Mr Siedel
What is the best advice one of your coaches has given you? failure is part of the process.
Favorite youth coach: My dad, Coach La Chapell
Favorite place to play on the road in the FVA? Neenah
Favorite athlete to compete against in the FVA: Brady Corso, Neenah
Favorite memory from being involved in co-curricular activities is…: Getting to be around so many great guys especially during basketball, it's like my second family.
Favorite professional team: Golden State Warriors
Favorite professional athlete: Steph Curry
College or post-high school plans: Go to college and play college basketball somewhere.
What is your desired major/career field? Athletic training or personal training.
Something people would be surprised to know about me is…: I am a great chef.
What is at the top of your “bucket list?” watch Steph Curry play in person
What is your dream job? basketball content creator.
Favorite person to follow on Social Media: Tristan Jass
When I have a weekend off of sports, you can usually find me... Out and about with friends
A non-athletic talent I have is…: I am the best Fortnite player at my school.