Getting To Know You - Angie Bjorklund
Have you been to Chicago Before?
Once for basketball my freshman year, but didnít get a chance to explore the city or get a feel for what it is like there.
If you were not a professional athlete what would your profession be?
Coaching basketball either at the college level or at a training camp for high school kids. I love basketball and would like to stay around the sport in any future profession.
When did you start playing basketball? What other sports did you play growing up?
I started playing basketball in 1st grade and I also played soccer and volleyball
Do you have a pet?
I have 2 fish
If you could have a superpower what would it be?
Do you play any musical instruments?
I attempt to play the guitar (key word is attempt)
If you could be a celebrity for one day, who would it be and why?
Alicia Keys because Iíve always wished I could sing and love her music.
What is your most embarrassing moment?
Ice cream is my favorite food and one time I was walking down the street eating ice cream with my friends and was so into eating it that while looking down I walked into a pole. I was definitely walking in front of my friends so everyone witnessed it.
What interests do you have outside of basketball?
I love the outdoors and enjoy hiking, camping, going to the lake, water sports and also hanging out with friends, going to the movies, playing games
What is your favorite food?
Ice cream, Italian food
Do you have a favorite movie / book?
Book: Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers and Movie: Date Night or Finding Nemo
Have you travelled internationally? Where?
Iíve been overseas for basketball travelling to Germany, France, Spain, Slovakia. And I went on a mission trip to Honduras last summer.
When you retire what would you like your legacy to be?
To be known as a great basketball player, shooter, and hard worker who helped her team win championships and also a great person off the court who is involved in the community.