VYPE: What goals do you have for this year in basketball?
Anson: Two words – GOLD BALL❗️
VYPE: What has basketball taught you that you use in your daily life?
Anson: To push myself through adversity, to be the best I can be through whatever hardship comes my direction. This has made me a much stronger individual on the court as well as in life.
VYPE: What’s your favorite style of shoe to wear in game?
Anson: I wear any brand I can find in my size. It’s difficult to find my big size, so I take what I can get. Shake Milton, who plays with the Timberwolves, gave me some shoes, and they are my favorite so far!
VYPE: What do you think is the biggest challenge in basketball?
Anson: Putting your own wants aside and doing whatever is asked of you and whatever it takes for your team to be successful.
VYPE: What do you think makes a great basketball player?
Anson: Team mentality and seeing the court. It’s a “we” not “me” game.
VYPE: Who in your family is the best athlete? Explain.
Anson: Me! Although…My oldest brother has a State Championship ring for golf, and my middle brother plays at the University of Notre Dame. I still feel I can take both of the bros one on one!
VYPE: What’s one sport you wish you could play that you don’t already play?
Anson: Football and baseball – I used to play, but specialized in basketball.
VYPE: What’s your go-to pregame song?
Anson: “For What It’s Worth”