WHITE CONSTRUCTION ATHLETE OF THE WEEK – 5/3/21

White Construction Athlete of the Week…

Griffin Wicklund

Beaver Dam High School

 

Parents Names

Jennifer and Kurt Wicklund

 

Sports Participated In:

Baseball

 

Favorite High School Athletic Moment

2019 American Legion run through regionals and state. It seemed like my teammates and I were playing our best at the same exact time. First time I’ve been on a team where I thought we would never lose a game.

 

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

I will usually start my “pre-game” routine by popping in some earbuds and trying to relax and calm down. I find I preform at my best when I am in a calm and peaceful mindset. After that I usually try to stretch as much as possible weather that be legs, arms,etc. With all of this I try to stay hydrated as much as possible leading up to the game.

 

Advice You Would Give To A Freshman High School Athlete

I would tell them to take the same approach to their sport as they would to their school work or job. If you apply a focused and hard working mentality to anything in life you will be in a better position than you were the day before.

 

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

There are many people who have had an impact on me in fact too many to mention. My parents have to be mentioned for always getting me places on time and supporting me no matter what I wanted to do. Not to mention always showing up to support me.

 

Plans For After Graduation

Electrician

 

Favorite High School Class

U.S History

 

Favorite High School Teacher & Why

I would have to say the band teachers because I’ve known them the longest and I have always enjoyed the way they teach. Mr.Diggins and Mr.Henrickson know how to have a good time but also know when it’s time to go to work and start learning.

 

Most Interesting Place I’ve Ever Visited Is…

Boothill Graveyard (Tombstone,Arizona)

 

Place I Would Like To Visit

Alaska

 

Favorite Movie

Warrior (2011)

 

Favorite TV Show

King of Queens

 

Favorite Musical Artist

Randy Travis

 

Favorite Food

Steak

 

Favorite Athlete

Brent Suter

 

Favorite Sports Team

Milwaukee Brewers

 

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Previous White Construction Athlete of The Week Honors

 

 

4/26/21 – Hannah Fox – Columbus

4/19/21 – Cade Burmania – Cambria-Friesland

4/12/21 – Max Vander Werff – Central Wisconsin Christian

4/5/21 – Dylan Kuehl – Hustisford

3/29/21 – Sy Otte – Dodgeland

3/22/21 – Skyler Powers – Waterloo

3/15/21 – Jolie Schouten – Central Wisconsin Christian

3/8/21 – Kobe Smit – Cambria-Friesland

3/1/21 – Brady Kirchberg – Fall River

2/22/21 – Braxton Davis – Beaver Dam

2/15/21 – Griffin Hart – Cambria-Friesland

2/8/21 – Wesley Biel – Beaver Dam

2/1/21 – Tristin Bischoff – Hustisford

1/25/21 – Sam Grieger – Randolph

1/18/21 – Courtney Quist – Rio

1/11/21 – Paige Yagodinski – Beaver Dam High School

1/4/21 – Burak Dincsahin – Wayland Academy

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 Czarnecki – Beaver Dam High School

9/7/10 – Alicia Cabello – Wayland Academy