Next Up 5

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

Players name- Bailee Duck

Grade going to- 8th 

School attending in Fall- Crosby Middle 

AAU program- Kentucky Premier 

1) Who got you started playing b-ball?  My dad, he signed me up for YMCA basketball league. 

2) Favorite WNBA player? Candace Parker 

3) Favorite current College WBB player? Rickea Jackson of Mississippi State 

4) Favorite candy? Sour Patch Kids 

5) Favorite restaurant? Chick-fil-a

6) Favorite animated character? OG Pablo from Backyardigans 

7) Favorite sports movie? Space Jam

8) Routine before each game? Work on my handles and take spot up shots 

9) Most memorable b-ball moment so far? When I played in the South Oldham school tournament and I was hot and swished 3 after 3 through the game. I was on FIRE! 

10) If you could only achieve one, which would it be and why?  HS state title, College WBB National Title or WNBA Title.  I would want to achieve a WNBA Title because that means I have had a successful basketball career.