Editor’s be aware: “Who We’d Be Watching” highlights county athletes who could be competing in spring sports activities if not for his or her cancellation as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. It should run all through the remainder of spring. E mail strategies to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Emily Asmann, Christian Life, Junior
Sports activities: Women soccer (ahead) and ladies volleyball (all-around exterior).
Largest accomplishments: “My greatest accomplishment for soccer could be how throughout my freshman yr our workforce didn’t win a single sport, however the first sport of my sophomore yr I scored the primary objective and we ended up successful that sport, 10-0. Then for volleyball I used to be very proud to search out out I made first-team All-County this previous yr.”
Will miss most about sports activities this spring: “I’ll miss bus rides essentially the most with my workforce for soccer and stopping to get meals on the way in which again. Simply being with my workforce was higher than enjoying the game. Identical with volleyball, and particularly for membership volleyball I’ll miss attending to journey.”
Staying optimistic: “I’m fortunate sufficient to solely be a junior this yr, so my coronary heart goes out to all of the seniors that gained’t get their ultimate season, however a optimistic for me is it’s going to make subsequent yr so significantly better. One other optimistic is it’s pushing me to turn into a greater athlete and push myself tougher.”
Affect of coaches: “For volleyball, my all-time favourite coach is Coach Charlie Berg. He would push me to be my finest self and all the time encourage me. He sadly resigned after my sophomore yr, however he all the time remembers to textual content me throughout holidays and after massive tournaments or video games. He’s the perfect of the perfect, and I’ll by no means discover one other coach like him. For soccer, each my coaches, Coach Alan Krass and Coach Jason Hughes, are very enjoyable and inspiring. Additionally, certainly one of my lecturers, Karen Brown, so long as I’ve been enjoying on the faculty has all the time tried to return to as many video games (as doable) and ensure she is the loudest one cheering.”
Recommendation for children: “I’d inform anybody who seems as much as me to all the time discover the optimistic in the whole lot, despite the fact that it may be actually arduous. Don’t be too arduous on your self, however by no means quit on what you really need and work arduous for it. Additionally, be variety to others and ensure to cheer your teammates on, too.”
Future plans: “As a junior, I haven’t thought an excessive amount of into school but, however I’ve visited UW-Madison and actually loved it. I additionally had some school visits deliberate earlier than the lockdown. I’m undecided what I want to main in but. I’m excited by so many various issues, so it’s arduous to decide on. I’d like to play volleyball in school, and if the chance to play soccer arises, then that may be a risk, too.”
FYI: Asmann performs membership volleyball for Epic.
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