CORTLAND, N.Y. - This week's State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) Q&A is with the PrestoSports Women's Basketball Player of the Week, Dyamon Hunter (Bronx, N.Y.) of Potsdam.
Hunter averaged 26.5 points-per-game on .489 shooting as she helped the Bears to the Championship game of the SUNY Canton Tournament. In Potsdam's season-opening 77-62 win against Cazenovia on Friday, she recorded 19 points and five steals. Hunter then scored a career-high 34 points in the title matchup against Coast Guard on Saturday and also totaled seven rebounds and five assists. She was named to the All-Tournament team.
Sport: Women's Basketball
1-Do you have a hidden or special talent?
I can whistle and juggle
2-Do you have any pre-competition rituals?
Listen to Aboogie and crack jokes with Devyn Elliott
3-What's your favorite memory since competing for your institution?
Team cut and burn & uno game nights
4-If you could have one song play every time you score/get a hit/win a race what would it be?
Right Back by Khalid ft Aboogie
5-If you were stranded on an island, who would you want to be there with you, and why?
My bestie Devyn and Kyrie Irving. Devyn knows what to do in tough situations and Kyrie because he's my favorite player
6-What is your spirit animal?
7-What's the best advice anyone has given you?
Go to class- Coach Cohen
8-What are some things you do to prepare for a game mentally?
Watch film of the opponents
9-Do you have a motto you live by or say to yourself on occasion?
"Don't be a bum!"
10-If you could pick one person in the entire world to be a spectator at all of your games who would it be and why?
My grandmother because she never got the chance to see me play