Parents: Scot Widmark
High School: Wausau East High School
Freshman letters, honors: Football (lettered)
Other Sports/Accolades: I received the Lumberjack Award for the Freshmen basketball team, given to the person who best represents the Wausau East Basketball program. I also played baseball in addition to football and basketball.
Sophomore letters, honors: Football (lettered), Basketball (lettered)
Other Sports/Accolades: I received the Lumberjack Award for the JV basketball team. I also played baseball in addition to football and basketball.
Junior letters, honors: Basketball (lettered), Baseball (lettered)
Senior letters, honors: Football (second-team all-conference, lettered, captain), Basketball (honorable-mention all-conference, lettered, captain), Baseball (lettered)
Other Sports/Accolades: I was a 2nd Team All Conference Kicker and an Honorable Mention All Conference Quarterback. I received the Lumberjack Award and the rebounding leader award for the basketball team.
Academic honors: I was on the Honor Roll Freshman and Junior years, as well as Senior year first semester.
Volunteer work: I have volunteered at many Wausau East Jr Jax basketball Saturday morning sessions, as well as Wausau East Football and Basketball summer camps. I have also run the scoreboard for the Optimist youth basketball tournament held here in Wausau.
Favorite sports memory: My favorite memory comes from my Sophomore year of football, when we upset Appleton North, and beat DCE and Wausau West to qualify for the playoffs. I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to kick the game winning field goal in all three of those wins.
Advice to an athlete: Work as hard as you can all the time. Hard work will lead you in the right direction and help you get more playing time. It’s also important to remember to never get too down on yourself. Always keep your head up.
Inspiration: I have always looked up to the athletes to come through Wausau East before me. When I was younger, I always wanted to be just like them when I got to High School and got the opportunity to play sports for Wausau East.
College plans: Next year I will be attending UW-Eau Claire. I intend on Majoring in something in the business field. I also plan on playing football for the Blugolds.