Q&A With Justin Battle (2020)

High School

Posted On: 12/8/17 8:43 AM

Justin Battle is a talented sophomore at University High School of Ferndale.  Recently we caught up to the 5-8 point guard/shooting guard.

Question:  What are the three biggest strengths of your game?

Justin Battle:  I’m a very competitive player, I’m a good shooter, and I love to play defense.

Question:  What aspect of your game would you like to improve?

Justin Battle:  Driving to the basket with my left hand.

Question:  What is your best moment in high school basketball so far?

Justin Battle:  19 points and 8 assists in the first game.

Question:  What high school team do you look forward to playing against?

Justin Battle:  Old Redford High School.

Question:  Who is the best player you have played against?

Justin Battle:  Tavis Smith.

Question:  Which gym in Michigan was your favorite to play in and why?

Justin Battle:  University of Michigan.  Because I love their courts and I love how it feels to play on a college court.

Question:  Who is your favorite NBA player and why?

Justin Battle:  Russell Westbrook because he’s a competitive player and people say I favor him a lot.

Question:  What is your favorite NBA Team?

Justin Battle:  Golden State Warriors.

Question:  Which form of social media do you prefer?

Justin Battle:  I prefer Twitter and I like Instagram too!

Question:  What are your long term goals, both on and off the court?

Justin Battle:  A long term goal on the court is that I really would love to make it to the NBA.  And I want to major in Sports Management or Engineering in college.  But first college I would want to go to is North Carolina or University of Kentucky and be one of the greatest players that ever walked this earth!  I love playing basketball! I’ve been playing basketball since I was 5 years old.  And I loved it ever since!