WEEK OF MONDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2017
Lillie is a 7th grader at Holmen Middle school. She is a dancer at Applause Dance Academy in La Crosse, and she is also is in show choir at school! Lillie puts in 13 hours a week in the dance studio, plus all the countless hours she dances at home. She also helps out at her church with the Sunday school program. Lillie is a straight A student and has worked very hard to get good grades. She takes pride in her grades and is always striving to do better!
WEEK OF DECEMBER 4, 2017
Adam Tallman is a senior at Bangor HS where he is a 3 sport athlete. He was a 2 time state champion on the football team in 2015 and 2017. His contribution to the team this year came as tight end and defensive back. As a defensive back he had an interception in the state game. He also plays basketball and runs track. At the 2017 state track meet he was part of the 4x400 m. qualifying relay team and also took 2nd place in the triple jump.
Academically, Adam is on the high school honor roll, ACADEC and student council.
Adam has completed 60 hours of community service.
After all this Adam works at least 20 hours a week.
Ava Jacobsen is a Level 4 JO gymnast with Dolphin II Gymnastics in Decorah Iowa. She is in her 6th year of gymnastics and 3rd year on the competition team. She has made the podium numerous times. She has qualified for the Iowa State Gymnastics meet for the last 3 years in a row. She will be going to Sioux City Iowa to compete in the State meet again in December. She also is on the 12 and under JO volleyball team and does league basketball at Mabel-Canton as well. She is 10 years old and attends Mabel-Canton where she is a fifth grader. Not only is she a great athlete she is a great student and musician as well. She plays percussion in the band as well as takes piano lessons. She loves sports, school, spending time with her family and friends. She’s a compassionate, loving and caring girl she would do anything for those she cares about but is fierce and competitive when she’s competing.
WEEK OF MONDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2017
Olivia is a 4th grader at Lanesboro Public School. She is in competition cheerleading and her team, Glitter Athletics, just recently received a bid to perform in Orlando FL, in March, at the ESPN World of Sports Complex for All Star Cheerleading National Championship! Olivia loves school and excels in math and reading. She is a very caring child and is always looking out for her peers.