Where are they now: Graeson Schreck

Grayson Schreck (far left) with his teammates after winning the conference last season. (Contributed Photo)

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NAME: Graeson Schreck

HIGH SCHOOL/YEARS: Thatcher 2016-2020


HS SPORTS AWARDS: 2nd Team all-conference offensive line, member of the 3-peat state championship

COLLEGES ATTENDED/YEARS: Greenville University Illinois 2021-Present


COLLEGE SPORTS AWARDS: Won our conference and went to DIII national playoffs for first time in school history.

BEST PLAYER YOU PLAYED IN HS: Colter Hogle from Round Valley.

FAVORITE MEMORY FROM HS SPORTS: Winning our third state championship in a row.

ADVICE TO CURRENT HS ATHLETES: Stay in the weight room and on the field. Grades are important.

WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN SINCE YOU GRADUATED? Greenville Illinois. I’m in my senior year, almost finished with my degree.

CURRENT CAREER: I’m a criminal justice major.

FAMILY BRAG: Thanks to my family for supporting me through college, even though I’m so far away. To my nieces and nephews, I love and miss you guys and I hope you guys are better at sports than I was. Finally, thanks Dad for pushing me to be who I am today.