Question & Answer: Jalen Fisher (2019)

High School

Posted On: 02/8/18 2:22 PM

Lincoln High School is a program with a bright future.  They spotlight a lot of young talent.  One key player in the Lincoln basketball family is junior Jalen Fisher.  The 5-9 point guard has had a breakout season and will be a player to keep an eye on from here on out.  Fisher is averaging 10ppg, 3.4apg, 3.6spg, and 3.8rpg.  I recently had a Question and Answer session with Fisher.

Question:  What one word describes you best?

Jalen Fisher:  Quick.

Question:  What is your favorite NBA team?

Jalen Fisher:  Boston Celtics.

Question:  How do you feel about you and your teams performance so far this season?

Jalen Fisher:  I’m new to a team that has 2
established guards (Amari Frye and Tahj Chapman). I’m adjusting my style of play to fit into this system. I’m always a work in
progress, but I’m feeling more comfortable every game. Our team has great potential, but we have yet to live up to our maximum potentional.

Question:  What do you see yourself doing after basketball?

Jalen Fisher:  After graduation from college, I hope to become a sneaker/tennis shoe designer.

Question:  Who is your favorite NBA player?

Jalen Fisher:  Kyrie Irving.

Question:  What is your favorite form of social media?

Jalen Fisher:  Snapchat.

Question:  What class do you enjoy most?

Jalen Fisher:  I am actually enjoy
Algebra 2 this year. I am learning a lot
and preparing for the SAT test.

Question:  If you could choose 1 food, what would it be?

Jalen Fisher:  Pizza.

Question:  What other things do you enjoy besides basketball?

Jalen Fisher:  I enjoy playing video
games and hanging out with my friends.

Question:  Do you have a hero? If you do, who is it and why?

Jalen Fisher:  My hero is Dr. Martin
Luther King Jr. When I think of his
bravery and his ability to lead and change the way people sees the world, I get inspired.