Athlete of the Month – February

Mihir Uberoi

The Appleton United Varsity Hockey Team for the 2019-20 season.

Name: Max Thomas

Grade: 10

Sport: Boys Hockey

Favorite Sports Team: Colorado Avalanche

When did you first start playing hockey?

Max: I first started playing when I was three years old, and have been playing ever since.

What is your favorite memory from on the rink?

Max: My favorite memory is probably my first ever goal, from when I played for the Appleton Wizards. It was an awesome feeling when I scored and is probably one of the most important reasons why I continue to play.

How many times per week do you practice?

Max: The amount I practice varies throughout the year. During the season I practice three to four times. During the offseason I practice almost everyday.

What are your hopes for this season?

Max: This season, my goal is just to make it as far as possible in the playoffs. Although this hasn’t been the best Appleton United season, I still think that we have the potential to do solid in the playoffs.

What are your future goals for hockey?

Max: In the future I hope to either play for a division 3 college or go into the USHL.