Madison Lunsford

School: Ottumwa.

Class: Senior.

Sport: Swimming.

Other activities: Synchronized swimming, tennis and dance team.

Parents: Susan Gruwell and Jeff Lunsford.

Favorite television show: Grey’s Anatomy.

Favorite actress: Ellen Pompeo.

Favorite professional team: Denver Broncos.

Favorite college team: Iowa Hawkeyes.

Favorite athlete: Serena Williams.

Favorite food: Pizza.

Favorite restaurant: Texas Roadhouse.

Favorite vacation spot: New York City. I’ve never been, but I would love to go.

Biggest academic accomplishment: Getting 23 Indian Hills credits last year and 23 more this year. I’m more than halfway to my AA Degree.

Biggest influence: My three older sisters.

When did you first get interested in swimming: I started swimming for the team during my sophomore year.

What do you like most about swimming: I like being part of team and being able to test myself. I can see improvement with my times.

What do you do to get ready to swim: Jumping in the pool together and warm up. I also try to drink lots of water before a meet.

Personal goals: I hope to keep improving my times in swimming and do well during tennis season.

Future plans: I want to major in nursing.


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