Athlete Spotlight

Mike Reed

2010 National Games Gold Medal Winner

Q: How did it feel to win a gold medal at the 2010 National Games?

A: It was an honor to win the gold medal. We were all celebrating and cheering and clapping on the bus ride back to New Jersey.

Q: What’s your favorite thing about playing basketball?

A: Sharing the ball and celebrating with my teammates over a win.

Q: Do you have a favorite athlete?

A: Lebron James, because he’s very explosive when he’s going to the basket and he has a great mid-range shot.

Q: What makes you feel proud?

A: I feel proud when my teammates feel proud of what they have done on the court.