Next Up 4

Guest blogger, Michael G. Moore Jr. gives his Month of May weekly entry of the “Next Up” series. Each week he will highlight a different youth basketball player from the area who will each be a name to remember in the years to come.   


Players name-Makayla Alexander

Grade going to- 8th 

School attending in Fall- Western Middle 

AAU program- Lady Trojans 

1) Who got you started playing b-ball?  My brother. I saw him playing and I wanted to do it.

2) Favorite WNBA player? Asia Durr

3) Favorite current College WBB player? Dana Evans of Louisville 

4) Favorite candy? KitKat

5) Favorite restaurant? Taco Bell

6) Favorite animated character? ButterCup  (Powerpuff Girl)

7) Favorite sports movie? Love and Basketball

8) Routine before each game? Listen to hip hop music

9) Most memorable b-ball moment so far?  In elementary school during my 5th grade year, I got MVP of the end of season Elementary School Championship Game. 

10) If you could only achieve one, which would it be and why?  HS state title, College WBB National Title or WNBA Title. 

High School State Title because it seems more exciting!