Angela Mickens is a freshman guard from
Staunton, Va., majoring in biology
Q: What was your favorite childhood cartoon to watch growing up?
AM: I used to love to watch "Rocket Power" because it was just that show.
Q: What has been your biggest adjustment from high school to college?
AM: Time management. I'm just starting to get the hang of balancing my academics, ball, and social life.
Q: Who is the worst singer on the team?
AM: I don't know, nobody has really sung yet.
Q: What makes JMU unique from other schools?
AM: People really bleed purple and gold here. The dedication of the professors, administrators, coaches, fans and community is second to none.
Q: Who's the funniest person on the team?
AM: Kirby (Burkholder). She always puts a smile on my face.
Q: What would you say to someone who's considering coming to JMU?
AM: If you want to be pushed in every aspect, then JMU is the school for you.
Q: What song is on "repeat" on your iPod right now?
AM: " Don't Judge Me" by Chris Brown
Q: How would you describe our coaching staff?
AM: Our coaches are dedicated and are a family.
Q: What was the best movie you saw last and why?
AM: "Sparkle" was the best movie that I last saw because the singing was great and the cast was too.
Q: What is your team goal for this season?
AM: GET IT BACK.
Q: What do you love most about basketball?
AM: The escape that it gives me, especially after a long day. I run straight to basketball to get things off of my mind.
Q: What's your favorite reality TV show?
AM: It would have to be "Love and Hip-Hop: Atlanta" because it is so funny.
Q: If you could be any animal, what would it be?
AM: I would be a lion because they are my favorite animal and I like wearing my hair in a big afro from time to time.