White Construction High School Athlete Of The Week – 1/10/22

White Construction Athlete of the Week…

Dane Stelsel



Parents Names

 Dean and Shelly Stelsel


Sports Participated In:

 Baseball and Basketball


Favorite High School Athletic Moment

 Throughout my high school career hanging out with teammates after games or going out to eat are the most memorable moments. The sports are things we all love but the friendships are something that last longer.


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

 Pregame nap, listen to some of my favorite music, and chat with the team.


Advice You Would Give To A Freshman High School Athlete

 Never let a coach bother you, sports teach you many life lessons that are bigger than the game. Enjoy it and create the friendships that make sports special.


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

 Austin Wiese, Rhyer Smit and many other kids in the class of 2021. The way they carried themselves on and off the playing field was special. They were ultimate competitors and taught me a lot about competing and how to be a good person and friend.


Plans For After Graduation

 After High School I plan on attending the University of Wisconsin-Platteville to pursue a major in civil engineering.


Favorite High School Class 

In High School my favorite class was Home Maintenance.


Favorite High School Teacher & Why

My favorite High School teacher is Mrs. Chitko because she is always checking up on students and is always very nice. I’ve never heard of a student having a bad experience with her and she gets involved in many outside activities.


Most Interesting Place I’ve Ever Visited Is…



Place I Would Like To Visit

 Montana or Colorado to Elk hunt someday


Favorite Movie



Favorite TV Show



Favorite Musical Artist

 Eric Church


Favorite Food

 Chicken wings


Favorite Athlete



Favorite Sports Team

 Brewers, Badgers, Packers, Bucks


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Previous White Construction Athlete’s of the Week…

8/30/21 – Mustafa Sadat – Wayland Academy

9/6/21 – Maura Prochaska – Watertown

9/13/21 – Clay Blevins – Fall River

9/20/21 – Abby Ward – Marshall

9/27/21 – Caden Brugger – Dodgeland

10/4/21 – Amy Kelly – Markesan

10/11/21 – Kylee Farrington – Columbus

10/18/21 – Cassie Alsum – Randolph

10/25/21 – Alex Soto – Beaver Dam

11/1/21 – Ellie Aplin – Wayland Academy

11/8/21 – Miranda Firari – Dodgeland

11/15/21 – Aiden Schmick – Markesan

11/22/21 – Jorey Buwalda – Randolph

11/29/21 – Belle Gregorio – Fall River

12/6/21 – Anthony Gilliam – Wayland Academy

12/13/21 – Ariel Schlachter – Fall River

12/20/21 – Emily Braun – Dodgeland

12/27/22 – Will Kaufmann – Beaver Dam High School

1/3/22 – Keyla Gallegos – Wayland Academy