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D6 Athlete of the Week - Delaney Wieneke

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"Delaney has been the calming force and rock of the University softball team this season. Delaney's performances on the softball field, in the classroom and in the halls of University High School are of high quality and integrity." - University Schools Athletic Director Ryan Wehrman 


Student Name: Delaney WienekeDelaney Wieneke

School: University High School

Grade Level: Junior

Sport(s): Softball

Position(s): Shortstop, Third Base

Stats: .564 Batting Average, 42 RBI's, 10 Homeruns, 15 doubles, 1.141 Slugging Percentage


 

What are some of your most memorable athletic accomplishments?

Being captain of the softball team, getting 2nd team All State sophomore year, leading all classifications in doubles sophomore year, and making the State tournament all 3 years. 

 

What are your goals for this upcoming season? 

My goals are to grow as a player by teaching the younger players how to become a leader not only on the softball field but in the community. 

 

What is one lesson you have learned from playing high school sports?

One lesson I've learned from high school sports is that no matter what kind of struggles we, as high school students, face every day, when we step onto the field we are a family. 

 

What are your career or college plans after you graduate high school? 

After high school, I plan to further my softball career at the collegiate level while pursuing a degree in Physical Therapy and Chiropractic Care. 

 

What is on your Pre-Game Music Playlist?

"Icy" by Logic

 

What is your go-to Pre-Game food?

Goldfish Crackers

 

Last show you binge-watched on Netflix?

Stranger Things