January 14, 2019
Jan. 14, 2019—Truitt Middle School eighth-grade student Victoria Osorio is an accomplished swimmer who has won several high-point trophies, received accolades at camps and traveled around the world competing.
School: Truitt Middle School
Accomplishments: Osorio is an honor student who works diligently to maintain her high grades while competing throughout the year as an accomplished swimmer. She has traveled around the world competing and aspires to reach the Olympic trials.
Favorite class: “Geometry because I love math and my classmates.”
Favorite things do after class: “Swim – if I’m not at school, I’m swimming.”
Favorite song: “I like to listen to Hall of Fame before I compete because it gets me in a competitive mood.”
Favorite website: “Snapchat (snap.com) because I can talk to my friends.”
Favorite TV show: “Grey’s Anatomy because I love medicine and I want to be a trauma surgeon when I grow up.”
Favorite movie: “It because I love scary movies, but they have to be really, really scary.”
Ambition: “Right now, my goal is to win an Olympic gold medal.”
What topics/things are you passionate about?: “Swimming, math and history.”
What inspires you?: “My family because they already try their best to succeed at what they do. If they don’t achieve something, they keep trying. When I’m at practice and I don’t do well, I stay late and keep swimming until I succeed. Also, Katie Ledecky because she went to the Olympics at such a young age and won a gold medal by about 30 seconds. She keeps breaking her own record over and over again.”
What three things can’t you live without?: “Pool, food and family.”
What are you most looking forward to this semester?: “Placing higher at swim meets and spending time with friends. I’m enjoying my eighth-grade year at Truitt Middle School and I’m looking forward to high school.”