Riverside’s Seniors of the Month for November are Connor Cotterman and Abigail Proffitt. Below are their comments.
Parents: Mandy and Steve Cotterman
School Activities and Awards: Football and Baseball – First team NWCC Football (’13, ’14), Second team District 9 (’13), First team District 9 (’14), Honorable Mention All State (’14), Second team outfield (’13, ’14)
If I were Principal for a day: I would cancel school.
Favorite School Memory: My sophomore year of football.
People who have been an inspiration to me: My parents and grandparents.
Lately, I have been reading: Sports Illustrated.
My advice to parents: Raise your kids to be respectful, but let them fail so they can learn.
My biggest regret: none
Next year I will be: Attending college and playing football (undecided)
ABIGAIL KAYANN PROFFITT
Parents: Phyllis and Roger Proffitt
Activities/Awards: BPA, Golf, Basketball, Softball …. 2x NWCC First Team (Softball), Division 4 All-Metro 2nd Team (softball), Division 4 All-Metro 1st Team (softball)
If I were Principal for a day: Everyone would get ice cream and a sleeping bag and we’d watch Netflix.
Favorite School Memory: Going to North Carolina with 3 other students, 2 teachers and visiting Duke and UNC.
Inspiration: My parents and brother and Mrs. Fleming.
Lately, I’ve been reading: The passages we got assigned in AP English
Advice to Parents: Support your children at all times. They’ll appreciate it more than you’ll ever know.
My Biggest Regret: Not always doing what truly made me happy.
Next year I will be: Attending College for Business Administration and Human Resource.