Lori and Bernie Ford
Academic Honors: Channel 7 All-Star Defense, All-Region Defense Honorable Mention, All-State Defense, third-place state shot put.
Volunteer work: Serving at mass, St. Micheal’s fish fry, highway cleanup, Bingo at nursing home Willow Springs; Fourth of July celebration church picnic.
SPECIAL SECTION: Gannett Central Wisconsin Media High School Sports Awards
Favorite sports memory: Beating Greenwood/Granton the last game of the season to move onto the playoffs for football.
Advice to an athlete: No matter what never just settle for being good — always strive to be great.
Inspiration: I believe my head football coach, Paul Michlig, was my inspiration. He was always pushing me, whether it was early morning weight room or out on the football field.
College plans: I’m playing football next fall for Michigan Tech. I’m planning on majoring in engineering management.
Freshman letters, honors: Football, track.
Sophomore letters, honors: Football (honorable mention all-conference), basketball.
Junior letters, honors: Football (second team all-conference), basketball (honorable mention all-conference), track (second team all-conference).
Senior letters, honors: Football (first team all-conference, captain), basketball (honorable mention all-conference, captain).