Athlete of the Week: Hayden Heimensen

Feature with Hayden Heimensen

Helped her team go 3-0 for the week, averaging 20 points per game.


What is your first memory of play­ing in an organized basketball game?

In fifth-grade AAU, my sister and I and another teammate finished a game by ourselves and won due to our other teammates all fouling out.

When is the last time you remember playing a whole game without seeing a double-team or a junk defense trying to stop you?

I don’t remember, but I like when I see it because it gives my teammates more opportunities.

What is the most important meal of the day for you?

Breakfast.

What is your favorite food?

Pasta.

What is your favorite movie?

“Remember the Titans.”

Did you make any New Year’s resolutions this year? If so, what are they?

My New Year’s resolution is to read the Bible every night before I go to bed.

Who do you think will win the Super Bowl?

The Kansas City Chiefs.

Besides your own team, which school has the best basketball

uniforms?

Unity Christian.

What is the one skill you wish you had, but you do not?

Flexibility.

Do you listen to music pregame? What kind?

Yes. I usually listen to today’s hits.

What is your favorite subject in school?

Math.

What is your favorite motto or quote?

“Trust the process.”