White Construction Athlete of the Week

Burak Dincsahin

Wayland Academy


Parents Names

Esra and Faruk Dincsahin



Bursa, Turkey.


Sports Participated In:

Soccer, Basketball, Track & Field. 


Favorite High School Athletic Moment

Last year, I was a captain of the Wayland Academy Boys Varsity Soccer Team. One accomplishment I’m proud of is scoring a 60 yards goal last year which is a difficult to do.


Pre-Game/Event Routine To Get Focused For Competition Include…

Before a game, I listen songs, drink water and get good stretch.


Advice You Would Give To A Freshman High School Athlete

Despite the challenges you might face as an athlete, it’s important to use for success rather than letting it overwhelm you. A combination of hard work and keeping a calm attitude are helpful for improving as an athlete.


A Person(s) Who Had A Major Impact On My Athletic Career & Why Is…

A person who had a major impact on my athletic career was my grandfather Mehmet Tugray. He was a legend soccer player and very talented person; for this reason, I felt proud to have him as a mentor/teacher. Through his passion in sports, I became even more passionate.


Plans For After Graduation

Attending 4-year university and studying psychology.

Favorite High School Class 



Favorite High School Teacher & Why

My favorite high school teacher is Mrs. Ratajczak. As my teacher and mentor for four years, she’s supported and guided me in many ways, especially in the college process. Through her advice, I was able to make smart decisions in high school.


Most Interesting Place I’ve Ever Visited Is…



Place I Would Like To Visit



Favorite Movie



Favorite TV Show

 Game of Thrones


Favorite Musical Artist

Post Malone 


Favorite Food

Turkish Kebab 


Favorite Athlete

Lionel Messi 


Favorite Sports Team



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Previous White Construction Athlete of The Week Honors


12/28/20 – Jordi Aguero – Waterloo

12/21/20 – Jack Heier – Watertown

12/14/20 – Adrianne Bader – Dodgeland

12/7/20 – Gracie Mast – Markesan

11/30/20 – Abigail Bartlett – Central Wisconsin Christian

11/23/20 – Ian Conlin – Beaver Dam High School

11/16/20 – Adeline Hutzler – Rio

11/9/20 – Eli Lehman – Cambria-Friesland

11/2/20 – Rebecca Tramburg – Fall River

10/26/20 – Alysa Pattee – Waupun High School

10/19/20 – Benn McKean – Central Wisconsin Christian

10/12/20 – Morgan McGauley – Beaver Dam

10/5/20 – Ben Schmucki – Randolph

9/28/20 – Tyvin Beal – Fall River

9/21/20 – Makayla Galecki – Watertown High School

9/14/20 –  Gavin Czarneck – Beaver Dam High School

9/7/10 – Alicia Cabello – Wayland Academy