Chad Kroschel, 18, a Salida High School senior, is the Student of the Week. He is the son of Lisa Carpenter and Kenan Kroschel.
Chad enjoys auto shop, weight lifting, math and finance and has been active in athletics, including basketball in 2015, football from 2015 to the present and track in 2017 and 2018. He was named Junior Varsity Most Valuable Player for the 2015 football season, Varsity Special Team Player of the Year for the 2016 and 2017 football seasons and was Academic Booster Club Student of the Month in February 2018.
He also enjoys hunting, fishing, shooting and other sports.
He has signed up for delayed entry into the U.S. Marine Corps and will attend boot camp in June 2019 following graduation from Salida High School.