This Senior Send-offs feature is an effort to recognize student-athletes at Liberty, Kearney and Smithville high schools who had the end of their senior year disrupted by school closures as a result of COVID-19 and related stay-at-home orders.

Name:

Cody Fisher

School:

Smithville High School

Sports:

Football, Wrestling

College:

MidAmerica Nazarene University

Major:

Kinesiology

Favorite high school memory:

"My favorite sports memory was beating Kearney my junior year and hearing the crowd chant, 'Our school, our field, our game.'"

Coach/Teacher who made the biggest impact:

"I feel that Coach Ambro (Jason Ambroson) had the biggest impact on me throughout high school because he saw what I was capable of and never stopped pushing me to get better in every way."

Thing you will miss the most about high school:

"I will miss the people and the good times the most. I've made a lot of friends and a lot of memories at Smithville, and I've gone to school with a lot of my friends since kindergarten."

Best part about high school and this community:

"The best part about Smithville is the people. They always come out to support us and they are always there, no matter win or loss, at the end of any sports game to tell you good job."

 

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.