Player Profile: Ivan Wheland


Name: Ivan Wheland

Grade: 9

Sport: Freshman Football

Position: Outside Linebacker

How do you feel the team has done so far this season?

We definitely [have done] better than expected. After losing some players to injury and the JV team, our hopes were down, but we’re 2-0 and looking to go undefeated this year.”

What has been your favorite part of the season so far?

“Definitely hitting people and watching them get back up slowly. Also after wins [when] everybody is bonding on the bus ride home.”

What are the team goals for the year?

“We want to go undefeated”

What has been your favorite part of high school so far?

“Probably Mrs. Demeester’s class”

Do you have a favorite quote that motivates you?

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act, but a habit.”- Aristotle