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Meet The Mid Presented By Verizon Wireless: Kevin Alter




Sept. 12, 2012

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Meet Navy men's basketball player Kevin Alter. Alter is a 5-7, 144-pound sophomore point guard from Rumson, N.J., who last year became just the second freshman since 1980 to start the season opener at point guard.

Interests / Hobbies: Ping Pong, N64

Nickname: Pookie

One word to describe my game: Heart

Major (or plan to major in): Economics

Best Sporting Event Ever Attended: 2010 ALCS

Best Concert I Ever Attended: Bruce Springsteen

Best Player I Ever Faced: Kyrie Irving

Best Friend From Another Team: Jack Wise (Duke)

Team I'd Like to See Added to the Schedule and Why: Duke because atmosphere and work ethic of their team.

Toughest Place I've Ever Played: at Missouri

Magazine Cover I'd Like to Be On: Good Housekeeping

Person I'd Like to Have Dinner With (dead or alive): Muggsy Bogues

Place I'd Like to Visit: Costa Rica

Best Part About Living in Annapolis: The scenery

Best Moment at Navy: Playing my first collegiate game

My First Memory of Basketball: Playing rec basketball with my brother

My Dream Job is: President of Covenant House

I Would Have Liked to Have Witnessed: Christian Laettner's game winner against Kentucky

My Hometown is Famous For: Pork Roll egg and cheese sandwich

Best Book I Have Ever Read: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

Favorite Artist: Bruce Springsteen

Favorite Food: Penne Ala Vodka

Favorite Sports Movie: The Sandlot

Favorite TV Show: Boy Meets World

Favorite Pro Athlete: Randy Foye

Favorite Pro Sports Team: Utah Jazz

Favorite Website: Pandora.com

Favorite Class at Navy: Personal Finance

 

 

Favorite League Arena: Stabler Arena (Lehigh)

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