Player Profile: Evan VanArtsen


Ali Czarnecki, Sports Reporter

Name: Evan VanArtsen

Grade: Freshman

Sport: Freshman basketball

What is your favorite part of basketball?
“My favorite part of basketball is running down after a steal on a fast break to score.”

What is your favorite gas station food? Why?

“My favorite gas station food is Takis. They are great to have every once in a while.”

Who is your favorite teacher and why?

“Mrs. Post is my favorite teacher. In her class I always have a great time engaging and she lets the class do our thing and work.”

What do you like to work on at practice? Does it help your performance?

“In practice I like working on 3 pointers, it definitely helps my performance.”

What is your motivation to play basketball?

“I have always enjoyed playing and it’s fun.”

What is your favorite quote? Why?

“Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If you quit however, it last forever.” This is my favorite quote because it makes me push through the pain and keep working my hardest.”