Parents: John & Jill Petras
High School you are graduating from: West Bend West
Plans for the fall: Saint Norbert College to major in Biochemistry and to continue my athletic career in both, Swim and Track.
Describe your senior year in three words: Eye-opening. Memorable. Fun.
What is one piece of general advice would you give to the incoming seniors: To live life in the present and to not take things for granted. Life is short and doesn’t guarantee a lot of things, it’s up to you to make the things you want to happen, a reality.
Extra-Curricular Activities you participated in: Swim & Dive. Track & Field. 4-H. NHS. Milwaukee Student of the Year Campaign for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Recognition & Honors earned: Swim & Dive (Lettered all 4 years Captain 1 year- Current record holder for the 200 and 400 free relay, and was recognized as an Academic All-American). Track & Field (Lettered all 4 years and Captain 3 years). 4-H (President of the Washington County 4H Equestrians Club 3 years). NHS (Honor Roll all 4 years and participant 2 years). Milwaukee Student of the Year Campaign for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (Team Leader and raised over $7,800 for blood cancer research)
Favorite Bible Verse: Keep on asking and it will be given to you; keep on seeking and you will find; keep on knocking and the door will open to you. Matthew 7:7
Favorite Our Savior’s Memory: Journey, meeting my friends on Wednesdays and eating good food