Meet the Mid Presented by Verizon Wireless: Brandon Venturini
Nov. 28, 2012
ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Meet Navy men's basketball player Brandon Venturini, a 6-0, 180-pound sophomore guard from Allendale, Mich. Venturini has started all seven games this year and ranks second on the team in scoring (9.4 ppg) while ranking sixth in the Patriot League in three-pointers made (15).
Interests / Hobbies: Snowboarding, hanging out with friends.
Major (or plan to major in): Economics
I plan to service select): SEALs
Best Sporting Event Ever Attended: FIFA World Cup Game
Best Concert I Ever Attended: Brad Paisley
Best Player I Ever Faced: Jared Sullinger
Best Friend From Another Team: Wes Hudson (Cornerstone)
Team I'd Like to See Added to the Schedule and Why: Michigan. They are my hometown team.
Toughest Place I've Ever Played: Missouri
Magazine Cover I'd Like to Be On: GQ
Most Famous Person Ever Met: Derron Williams
Person I'd Like to Have Dinner With (dead or alive): Bill Gates. He would pay for sure.
Place I'd Like to Visit: Rome
Best Part About Living in Annapolis: Downtown area.
Best Moment at Navy: Finishing plebe year
My First Memory of Basketball: Shooting in the driveway
My Dream Job is: A stay-at-home dad
I Would Have Liked to Have Witnessed: Michael Jordan in game 6 of the 1998 NBA Finals.
My Hometown is Famous For: Nothing
Best Book I Have Ever Read: Driven From Within by Michael Jordan and Mark Vancil
Favorite Musical Artist: Casting Crowns
Favorite Food: Cheese
Favorite Sports Movie: Remember the Titans
Favorite TV Show: Family Guy
Favorite Pro Athlete: Lionel Messi
Favorite Pro Sports Team: Detroit Lions
Favorite Website: Wimp.com
Favorite Class at Navy: Ethics
Favorite League Arena: Christl Arena (Army)
# GO NAVY #