Posted On: 02/5/18 8:40 AM
Rochester Adams is on the verge of an awakening. They have a handful of young talent being groomed to lead the school into the future. A key player in Adams crop of youth is Austin Ursuy. The 6-4 sophomore forward is currently ranked by PrepHoops as the #59 prospect in the class of 2020. Based on his results from this season that ranking will continue to climb. He is averaging 14.3ppg, 7.17rpg, and 14.25 efficiency. Ursuy has a 46% field goal percentage and is shooting 78% from the line. I recently caught up with Austin Ursuy for a Question and Answer session.
Question: What one word describes you best?
Austin Ursuy: Hardworking.
Question: What is your favorite NBA team?
Austin Ursuy: Cleveland Cavaliers.
Question: How do you feel about you and your teams performance so far this season?
Austin Ursuy: Pretty good saying that we are 8-4 but our 4 losses are by a combined 11 points. So we are not satisfied but we are continually getting better!
Question: What one you see yourself doing after basketball?
Austin Ursuy: I have a lot of interest in the field of finance and business!
Question? Who is your favorite NBA player?
Austin Ursuy: LeBron James.
Question? What is your favorite form of social media?
Austin Ursuy: Twitter.
Question: What class do you enjoy the most?
Austin Ursuy: Accounting.
Question: If you could choose 1 food, what would it be?
Austin Ursuy: Steak.
Question: What other things do you enjoy besides basketball?
Austin Ursuy: Spending time with my family and traveling the world.
Question: Do you have a hero? If you do, who is it and why?
Austin Ursuy: I have two heroes which are my parents. They are my heroes because they are so successful and the support/love they provide me with is never ending.