Southwest Middle School standout student

Published 7:54 pm Friday, February 21, 2020

Xander Day

Age: 12

Parents: Michelle Hrubetz and Chris Day

Where are you from?

Albert Lea.

If from Albert Lea, which elementary school did you attend?

Halverson.

Favorite teacher of all time and why?

Ms. Rassler. She was the most helpful, nice and caring.

Favorite book/author:

“Pokemon.”

Current/past activities, volunteer work and accomplishments:

I like to fish and play basketball.

What advice would you give to younger students in Albert Lea?

Have the courage to try your hardest. It’s not about keeping up with friends.