Prep profile: Two Rivers senior Scott Skornicka

Prep profile: Two Rivers senior Scott Skornicka


Prep profile: Two Rivers senior Scott Skornicka


Sports Scott competes in

Football, wrestling, tennis

All-time team sports achievement

“Winning wrestling team regionals for the first time in 30 years.”

All-time individual achievement

“Taking third at State in individual wrestling.”

No. 1 athletic goal

“Win an individual State wrestling title.”

Scott’s thoughts

“Being on a real successful team like this, it’s pretty easy to get along with everybody. Everybody works so hard together.”

Coach Paul Gehrke’s thoughts

“I have had the fortunate pleasure of coaching Scott since fifth grade. I’ve watched him grow up from..a little kid, to a full-sized man. What he’s done in high school career, not just in wrestling, in academics and athletics…it’s been tremendous to watch and be part of something like that.”

Scott’s favorites

Sport: Football or wrestling

Pro/college athlete: Packers’ cornerback Tramon Williams

Pro/college team: Georgia Bulldogs

Musical artist or group: Kendrick Lamar

Song of all time: “Illuminate” by Ab-Soul and Kendrick Lamar

TV show: “The Walking Dead”

Movie: “School of Rock”

Class: English

Food: Chinese

Hobby: “Thrift store shopping with Bobby Geiger and Alex Daffner.”

Saying or piece of advice: “All men are created equal, some work harder in the off season.”

What if …

You could be any celebrity on earth for a week. Who would it be? Kevin Fabian

You could listen to a song minutes before the biggest athletic event of your life to get you hyped. What would it be? “The Man” by Aloe Blacc

You could meet one famous person, a non-athlete, who would it be? Leonardo DiCaprio

Quick Q&A

Who inspires you most? “My parents.”

What is your dream vacation destination? Galapagos Islands

Who’s the toughest opponent you have ever faced? Jacob Morrissey

What do you want to do for a living? High school teacher

Why are sports important to you? “Great way to meet people and it teaches hard work.”

Which Facebook friend has the most interesting status updates and best photos? Brett Slaby

What’s your strength as a person? “Keeping my composure under pressure.”

What do you still need to work on? “Procrastination in school.”

Do you have any pre-match rituals? “Drink Naked juice.”

Top person you follow, or would follow, on Twitter? Señorita Thompson


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