Player Profile: Kyle Peirce


Sean Wing, Sports Reporter

Kyle Peirce

Grade: 12

Sport: Basketball

Quote from Kyle about the NBA:

“John Wall got snubbed from the NBA All-Star game starting lineup.”

Three things you didn’t know about Kyle:

  1. He’s seen every episode of How I Met Your Mother and The Office.
  2. He’s not a fan of roller-coasters.
  3. He can dunk a basketball.

College Options:

Depaul University, Carthage College, Hope College, University of Ohio, and Miami of Ohio University

When did Kyle start playing basketball:

He started playing basketball as far back as first grade. He played in the YMCA and FHYBL leagues.

Favorite team:

Washington Wizards, because they have his favorite player (John Wall). He loves the city and likes to root for all of their sports teams.

Favorite Movie:

Space Jam

Favorite basketball team memory:

“My favorite memory would be beating Northern at their place, when they were undefeated. It was a really tough environment, and they had their student section in full force. The celebration in the locker room after that game is something I’ll never forget.”