Rhinelander senior Bryce White enjoyed a special year in athletics and musicSubmitted: 05/29/2015
RHINELANDER - Rhinelander senior Bryce White had a special senior year in athletics.

"To be able to come in and play three different sports I've never done before, I mean that's a huge privilege," said White.

Because of a worry for conflicting schedules, Bryce White decided not to play baseball his senior year. Instead, he gathered the ninth most receiving yards for football in the state, became the sixth man for the Great Northern Conference champion basketball team, and was the best high jumper in the GNC.

"To have that under your belt, this is all the stuff I got to do. I mean it will make for a lot of fun stories later in life, too," said White.

But White's passion that he wants to continue is music. White gained the attention of a producer in Nashville, Tennessee because of his ability to sing and write songs. White won the Rhinelander Talent Show with a song he wrote in 19 minutes; just in time for his duet partner to drive over to his house.

"I just thought heck why not just write one and a minute before she got home to my house," White said. "She knocks on the door and I was putting the last pen on the notebook."

White says the producer in Nashville wants him to come down south as soon as possible. He will continue to work at Menards until he saves enough money to head to Nashville next year. He says an opportunity has been handed to him on a golden platter.

"I'm doing whatever it takes, you know I'll wait however long I need to get in to do whatever cause I guess that's a power of a dream, and it's a little more than a dream when you see it start to turn into a reality," said White.

Story By: Nolan Blair

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