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TF South Athlete Spotlight: Austin Ver Wey

Five things to know about Austin Ver Wey

information submitted by Matt Tiffy, Assistant Athletic Director

Austin Ver Way
LANSING, Ill. (August 24, 2018) – Junior Austin Ver Wey golfs for the TF South Rebel golf team and has played all three years for the Rebels.

What attracted you to golf and what has been your best outing?

I was attracted to play golf from previously having golfing experience and also from my friends deciding to play too. My best outing was shooting a 42 at the Lansing Country Club.

What is your favorite moment while golfing at TF South?

My favorite moment while golfing at TF South was getting all-conference for JV my sophomore year.

What are your goals for golf this year?

My goal for golf this year is to get varsity all-conference.

What is your favorite subject and teacher and why?

My favorite subject is APUSH with Mr. Tiffy because the class is very informative, and I learn a lot in the class. Mr. Tiffy really cares about all of the students’ success in the class.

“Austin is a great kid and the leader of our golf program. He is our #1 varsity golfer and the type of player that everyone wants to play with.”

-Coach Johnson, Head Golf Coach

Each month the TF South coaching staff choose to spotlight a male and female athlete whose performance on and off the field is notable. Students are nominated based on how they have helped their teams and the strength of their academic average that allows them to participate in sports.


Melanie Jongsma
Melanie Jongsma
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