Gisteren haar eerste wedstrijd gespeeld in het blauw, vandaag aan het woord op de website, Akil Simpson!
Name: Akil Simpson
Position: Power Forward
Age & length: 22 & 6 feet 0 inches
Where’re you from? Dallas, Texas
Where did you play before you came to play in this team? Southern Methodist University (SMU)
Do you do anything next to the basketball (study, job etc.) I was a journalism major, so I like writing, making videos, editing videos, and broadcasting.
Favorite Dutch player: none yet
Favorite non-Dutch player: no favorite
Favorite team? Dallas Mavericks
Favorite food? Mexican Food
Favorite music? Gospel
Favorite movie? The Fast & Furious series
Favorite tv program / show? The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Favorite holiday resort? Cancun, Mexico
Favorite place in Den Helder? The Family SnackBar
Which sport would you play if you where no basketballer? I would be a swimmer
What is your future dream? (what do you hope to achieve with basketball) To become a broadcast anchor, and work for ESPN.
What are you most proud of that you’ve achieved so far? Obtaining my college degree in four years.
What can the spectators of Den Helder expect from you this season? Heart, Passion, and someone who has fun playing basketball.
Who should be interviewed next week? Elske Heerschop