Star Squad's Brecca Ridenour
Star Squad's, Brecca is a 2018 senior at Helix Charter High School. Go Scotties! She describes herself as outgoing, helpful, dramatic, creative and always late. She told me her friends would say she is "loving, funny, extra, always widdit". At HCHS she is involved in ASB and track & field. She is also involved in Math Club, Key Club, MESA, Academic League, CSF and NHS.
Brecca is also an aerial silk artist. Think Cirque du Soleil. Aerial silk is a type of performance where artists perform aerial acrobatics while hanging from a fabric. Performers climb the suspended fabric without the use of safety lines, and rely only on their training and skill to ensure safety. They use the fabric to wrap, suspend, fall, swing, and spiral their bodies into and out of various positions. Wow!!
SPP: So, Brecca, what's in the Starbucks cup?
Brecca: Caramel Frappucino
SPP: What's the last good movie you saw?
Brecca: The Perks of Being a Wallflower
SPP: That's a good one! The book is good too.
SPP: What is something you wish you were better at?
Brecca: Definitely communication.
SPP: What do you like to do when you aren't in school?
Brecca: I like to hang out with my friends at the beach.
SPP: Where would you like to go to college?
Brecca: I'd really like to go to Duke. Or UCSB. I want to be a neurosurgeon.
SPP: One person living or dead, you would most like to meet.
Brecca: I'd really like to meet Barack Obama.
SPP: Ok. I saved the best for last. If you had a super power, what would it be?
Brecca: I would want to be able to clone myself.
The photo of Brecca below was recently featured on @teenphotostylemagazin on Instagram as a candidate for their weekly magazine cover. The photo request was for the color green. The greenery in the background is nice, but Brecca's beautiful green eyes steal the show.