Lancers News · Player Interview Basketball


What is your name ?

Rosalie Avalos

What do you enjoy most about the sport ?

I enjoy that I can play basketball anywhere and at anytime.

How long have you been playing basketball?

I’ve been playing since I was 5.

What is your favorite sports movie?

My favorite sports movie would either be Coach Carter or Love and Basketball.

What position do you play?

I play forward.

What are your long range goals ?

My goals for the upcoming years are to win league and go to CIF. Individually, I want to make it to the college level.

What do you enjoy most about the sport ?

Basketball is fun for me because it’s competitive. There’s always more competition coming forward and I find the challenge exciting.

What is your pre-game ritual if you have one?

I pray then try to loosen up to get rid of the butterflies.

What do you feel you need to improve on?

I need to work on handling pressure when I’m dribbling and offensive moves in the paint.

What are your greatest strengths?

My strengths would be defense and finding an open shot.

Is there any game that you look forward to playing in?

I look forward to playing against Whittier and El Rancho. They are both respected teams in our league and a win against them shows the team that our hard work is paying off.

Do you plan on playing basketball after high school?

yes

Finally what would be a successful season for you ?

A successful season would be winning league and going to CIF, all while growing closer to the team.