Athlete of the Month: Ryan David

Junior Ryan David is a returning varsity basketball player.

Photo by Alicia Rocha

Junior Ryan David is a returning varsity basketball player.

By: Alicia Rocha, Reporter

Ryan David

Sport: Basketball

Position: Small Forward

Number:4

Why he was selected: Throughout this season, returning varsity player Ryan David has consistently maintained a high standard of playing and demonstrates skill on the court. 

What do you need to work on?

“My leadership and ball handling. I need to work on stepping up and leading the team.”

What are some goals you have for the team?

“To win regionals and have a winning record.”

How long have you been playing basketball?

“Since first grade.”

How long do you want to continue playing?

I hope to play in college.”

Do you have any role models?

“My role model is Michael Jordan because of his determination to be the best he could be and all his hard work.”

Are you close with your teammates?

“We’re all closely knit together; we’ve been friends for years.”

How do you prepare yourself for a game?

Usually I listen to music, focus my mind on the task at hand and playing to the best of my abilities.”