Prep profile: Manitowoc Lincoln's Britney Youngchild

Prep profile: Manitowoc Lincoln's Britney Youngchild


Prep profile: Manitowoc Lincoln's Britney Youngchild




Sports Britney competes in:


All-time team sports achievement:

Conference/regional champions

All-time individual achievement:

First team all-Fox River Classic Conference libero

Britney’s thoughts:

“We still approach the season the same. It (a conference championship) is still a goal of ours even though we accomplished it last year.”

Coach Mary Beth Dixon’s thoughts:

“She has gotten stronger. That has helped her getting balls up to the front of the court. Her strength has probably been her biggest improvement, as well as her leadership.”

Britney’s favorites

* Sport: Volleyball

* Pro/college athlete: Aaron Rodgers

* Musical artist or group: Rihanna

Song of all time: “Adorn” by Miguel

* TV show: Untold stories of the E.R.

* Movie: The Blind Side

* Class: Science

* Food: Mashed potatoes

* Saying or piece of advice: “No regrets.”

* Hobby: Fishing

What if …

* You could be any celebrity on earth for a week. Who would it be? Beyonce

* You could listen to a song minutes before the biggest athletic event of your life to get you hyped. What would it be? “Remember the Name” by Fort Minor

* You could meet one famous person, a non-athlete, who would it be? “Ellen DeGeneres”

Quick Q&A

* Who inspires you most? My mom.

* What is your dream vacation destination? Hawaii

* Who’s the toughest opponent you have ever faced? West Bend East

* What’s your No. 1 pet peeve? “Sniffling noses during a test.”

* What do you want to do for a living? “Become a pharmacist.”

* Why are sports important to you? “They create memories and friendships that I will never forget.”

* What’s your strength as a person? “Very motivated to achieve my goals.”

* What do you still need to work on? “Too self critical.”

* Do you have any pre-game rituals? “Traditional team cheers and handshakes with my teammates.”


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