Beyond the Baseline: Iziane Castro Marques

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Storm Re-Signs Castro Marques
Find out a little more about what Storm forward Iziane Castro Marques is like off the court in the latest edition of Storm: Beyond the Baseline.

What kind of car do you drive?
Fiat uno /Volkswagen gol

What is your favorite drink at Starbucks?

If you could have a shopping spree at any store, what store would it be? Why?
Nordstrom, because I could buy everything there - shoes, clothes, accessories, etc. …

If you could have dinner with anyone, who would it be? Why?
Michael Jordan, because he is the best basketball player ever and I could learn something from him.

In your opinion, what is the best part about playing overseas?
There you get to know different countries, culture and habits.

What is your favorite movie to quote? What is your favorite quote from the movie?
The Last Kiss: "What you feel only matters to you. It's what you do to the people you love. That's what matters."

If you could attend any major sport event, what would it be?
World Cup Soccer

What is your favorite book? Why?
The Five People You Meet in Heaven, because it makes you think about how you can make your life better for you and for others because we are all connected somehow.

Besides your house, what is your favorite place to visit when in your hometown of São Luis?
Litoranea Avenue is the avenue where we have beaches and all the fun.

What is your favorite Web site? Why?
Orkut, because there I can get access to unlimited information, talk to friends, etc. …

Do you have any game-day superstitions or rituals?
No, but I do the sign of the cross right when I get on the court.

How did you pick your jersey number?
Because of Hortencia, the Brazilian basketball player - she is my idol.