Player Profile: John Corey


Name: John Corey

Grade: Sophomore

Sport: Basketball

Position: Shooting guard

How long have you been playing basketball?

“I have been playing basketball since I was in second grade.”

Who has influenced you positively in your athletic career?

“The people who have influenced me the most in my basketball career are: my parents, Mr. Scholler, my trainer, and Duane Washington.”

What is your favorite part about playing basketball? Why do you play?

“My favorite part of playing basketball is going on the floor and fighting with my team every night. We are brought together very close by this, and it is a ton of fun.”

Do you play for any AAU teams? If so, where?

“I don’t currently play for any AAU teams but I have played for Michigan Basketball Academy in the past.”

What is your favorite basketball memory?

“My favorite basketball memory would probably be hitting 7 three-pointers in a game last year at Grand Haven. This was a very fun game for us.”

What, if any, are your future plans with basketball?

“My future plans for basketball are to have a great season this year and then continue into varsity for my junior and senior year.”

What is an inspirational quote that you go by?

“My goal is to win the next game one possession at a time, that’s it. I don’t have any other goals.” – Brad Stevens