Tim and Paula Thums
Academic honors earned: Throughout my three and a half years at Northland Lutheran High School I have achieved an accumulative 3.379 GPA while playing the sports I love. I have completed one dual-credit course with NTC my junior year and am planning to get credit for two more dual-credit courses my senior year.
Volunteer work: Throughout my high school years I have volunteered my time at the youth basketball and soccer camps put on by Northland Lutheran High School. Also, I have helped out at St. Peter School, Church and daycare center for many years with grounds and maintenance work.
SPECIAL SECTION: Gannett Central Wisconsin Media High School Sports Awards
Favorite sports memory: In the 2014-2015 season of basketball our team was invited to Martin Luther College to participate in a tournament consisting of WELS schools from around the country. While there, our team went 1-1 winning against Nebraska Lutheran and losing to Illinois Lutheran High School.
Advice to an athlete: “It is hard to beat a person that never gives up.” If you work as hard as you can and never give up, you can achieve anything you put your mind to.
Inspiration: My inspiration for playing sports are my parents. They always tried their best to make it to all of my games, and support me thorough all of the basketball, soccer and track events that i have played in.
College plans: My college plans are to attend Northcentral Technical College for two years to earn my associate degree in Electromechanical Engineering and then transfer to Michigan Tech for another two years to earn my bachelor’s degree.
Freshman letters, honors: Basketball.
Sophomore letters, honors: Soccer, basketball.
Junior letters, honors: Soccer, basketball.
Senior letters, honors: Soccer (captain), basketball (honorable mention all-conference, captain).