VYPE: Why are you passionate about your sport?
Kyndall: I am passionate about my sport because I spend a lot of time working hard and becoming confident in myself.
VYPE: Which professional athlete do you look up to?
Kyndall: I look up to Sabrina Ionescu because she has faced many challenges in her life and still manages to play her game and keep working.
VYPE: Who is your favorite teacher from any grade?
Kyndall: My favorite teacher is Lance Hoggatt from freshman year. He is very supportive of me and always gives me the best advice! One of the best people I have met.
VYPE: Who inspires you?
Kyndall: Trish Graham inspires me because she grew up facing challenges and pushed through. She made the best of it and put in the work, then went and played D1 basketball at Oklahoma State University then went and played overseas.
VYPE: When and how did you first get into playing your sport?
Kyndall: I started playing Upward basketball when I was in Kindergarten. I watched my older sister play and really liked it.
VYPE: Here is your chance to give a shoutout or say thank you to anyone you wish.
Kyndall: I would like to thank my parents for encouraging me and taking me everywhere for basketball. I would also like to thank Joey and Trish Graham for always believing in me and pushing me to be my best. Lastly, I want to thank LaTrisha Rasmussen for being a supportive and understanding coach.
VYPE: What is your favorite part about representing your high school as an athlete?
Kyndall: My favorite part about representing my school as an athlete is showing great leadership and supporting my teammates.
VYPE: What has been your favorite memory of playing?
Kyndall: My favorite memory is when my 3200-meter relay team made it to state my freshman year.
VYPE: What is your all-time favorite meal?
Kyndall: My favorite meal is Mississippi pot roast.