Nicolet National Bank Senior Spotlight: Georgia Gregoire – Notre Dame Academy soccer, track and field, basketball
By Murray Gleffe
Name: Georgia Gregorie
Parents: Todd and Cindy Gregoire
Activities: Soccer, track and field, basketball
Georgia Gregoire is a senior at Notre Dame Academy.
She was part of the basketball team which went 28-1 and won the WIAA Division 2 state championship over Reedsburg this past winter.
As a sophomore, she was part of the 4×100 and 4×200 relay teams in track and field.
Gregoire currently plays soccer for the Tritons.
Reflect on the state championship.
“It was one of the best experiences of my life. Even with COVID-19, the atmosphere and energy were still an adrenaline rush. It was the perfect game. It wasn’t a blowout but a close contest until the last three minutes.”
What teammate would you like to be trapped with on a deserted island?
Talk about how special your family is.
“My family is my rock in sports. We’re one of the most competitive families I know, but they’re also my role models to be better as an athlete and person. Without my family, I wouldn’t be where I am today. I’m beyond thankful for them.”
What’s your most embarrassing basketball moment?
“Breaking my nose. I went to school with two black eyes and had to play with a clear face mask during games.”
Which do you prefer: 30 or 90 degrees for a soccer game?
“Ninety degrees. It’s hard to keep your muscles loose in the cold and uncomfortable to run.”
What’s the greatest piece of advice somebody has given you?
“My dad has always told me, ‘You can be as great as you want to be, but only you can decide.’”
What’s the hardest part about performing in a soccer game?
“Pushing past the fatigue of being tired.”
What are your goals for the 2021 season?
“Finish with another state championship.”
What’s your favorite phone app?
What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?
“I’m an open book.”
What are your college aspirations?
“Focus on school and find my passion in what I want to do.”
Canada or the Caribbean for vacation?
What are your hobbies?
“Wakesurfing, boating and staying active.”
What three words describe you?
“Competitive, dynamic, energetic.”
What’s your favorite music genre?
“Country or pop.”
If you could listen to any song before a game, what would it be?
“’Pure Water’ by Migos.”
If you could attend the Olympics for track and field, which events would you watch?
“Any of the running events.”
Who’s your favorite track and field athlete?
What three things will you miss about Notre Dame?
“Being with my friends, sports and the campus ministry.”
Running in the mountains of Colorado or Highway 1 on the Pacific coast of California?
“The mountains in Colorado.”
College team: Wisconsin Badgers
Television show: “Criminal Minds”
Editor’s note: To read last week’s Nicolet National Bank Senior Spotlight on Megan Aalsma, CLICK HERE.