Sasha Goodlett Q&A
This week we will be posting Q+As with some of the nation's top prospects so they can introduce themselves to WNBA fans.
Sasha Goodlett developed into a potential first-round pick her senior year. The 6-foot-5 center upper her averages to 14.5 points and 7.7 rebounds, while shooting 52 percent from the floor. She also led Georgia Tech to its first-ever Sweet Sixteen this past NCAA Tournament. Her size will make her a coveted prospect in this year's draft.
Check out Sasha's prospect profile.
What strengths, qualities or skills will be able to bring to a WNBA team?
Strength, good screener and hard worker
What do you expect to be some of the biggest challenges or adjustments at the next level?
Adjusting to the style of play with new team and coaches.
What specific skills do you need to work on in order to succeed at this level?
Conditioning, post moves and jump shot.
Georgia Tech Sports Information
When were you introduced to the game of basketball?
When did you know you wanted to be a professional basketball player? And, given that dream, when did you realize that you had a legitimate shot of doing so?
I realized that I wanted to be a pro after my first year in college and it was not till my senior year in the middle of December that I realized that I had a legitimate shot.
What do you think it will feel like when your name first gets called and who will you share the moment with?
I will share the moment with my mother and my coach. And I think it will feel amazingly unreal, like hearing my name called will be a dream come true.
Once you get settled in a new team, do you have any first-year goals in mind?
I want to just get better stay coachable and continue to work hard and be objective.
What WNBA players are you most looking forward to playing against or meeting?
Sylvia Fowles, Crystal Langhorne, Laura Jackson
What is your best on-court moment?
Making it to the Sweet 16 for the first time ever in school history.
Tell your new fans something that most people do not know about you?
I love poetry and I write a little bit also.
How would you describe yourself?
Shy, silly, and generous.
What’s your favorite movie? What type of music do you listen to? Any particular artists that you listen to prior to a game?
One of my favorite movies is Set It Off and I listen to every type of music except for hard rock. I listen to Nicki Minaj and Kanye West prior to a game.
Do you use social media? If so, what platform? And, would you like to share your information with your new fans?
Twitter (ssg45) and Facebook (Sasha Goodlett)