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Name: Matt Wilson

Grade: Senior

Sport: Boys swim and dive

How long have you been swimming for?

I have been swimming for 8 years now. “

Why do you swim?

“I swim because I love the sport and what it has taught me.”

What motivates you to swim?

“For motivation, I usually look at what other swimmers are doing and try to figure out how to get myself to that position if not further.

Talk a little about your time being a part of FHC Boys Swim and Dive, this year and previous years.

I have been given the chance to practice with some other phenomenal swimmers with strong work ethic throughout my years on the swim team. For the past years, I have been learning all the hidden pieces of the sport and now I have a chance to share them with the younger swimmers on the team.”

What is the best part about swimming?

“The best part of swimming is getting to the end of a season and learning how to improve for the next year.

What is a quote that inspires you?

“One quote that inspires me was shared with me by a captain two years ago. I now embrace it. “There are two types of pain in life, the pain of discipline and the pain of regret” -Bill Curry

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About the Writer
Audrey Sidebotham, Sports Reporter

Audrey is a sophomore and is entering her second year on the staff for The Central Trend. She is writing for sports this year. Audrey participates in women’s basketball and softball. Favorite Thing About Being on Staff: Getting to know all of the amazing people that are part of TCT.Favorite part of FHC: The school pride and how everyone gets together to support our community. On a Friday night, you will probably find her: At a football game, basketball game, or curled up in her bed reading.

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