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D6 Athlete of the Week - Cade Branum

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Student Name: Cade BranumD6 Athlete of the Week Cade Branum May 2022

School: Greeley West High School

Grade: Senior

Sport(s): Swimming

Position(s): Butterfly & Freestyle

Stats: 56.0 100 Fly; 23.8 50 Free

What are some of your most memorable athletic accomplishments? 

"Making 3 state cuts this year."


What are your goals for this season? 

"Place well at conference. Make finals at state."


How do athletics make you a better student?

"Keep me focused and eligible."


What mental tool do you use when you're under pressure?

"Always just try to have fun and not beat myself up too much."


What is the best part about competing?

"The friends you make along the way."


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

"Study engineering at Cal Poly SLO (California Polytechnic State University)."


What is on your Pre-Competition Music Playlist?

"FWM2 by Tom the Mail Man."


What is your go-to Pre-Competition food?

"Monster and Ibuprofen."