Getting To Know Me- Dayton Edition

Welcome to Getting to Know Me…..the newest feature on The Dabbelt Report, where several times through the spring and summer, you can get to know more about the top players throughout the Dayton area and Miami Valley!

The goal is every week, a different player is featured and coaches and fans can get to know the players better, their likes and dislikes, favorite moments and future plans.


Kenzi Saunders

Name- Kenzi Saunders

School- Middletown Madison High School

Grade- 2020

Other sports/clubs involved in at school- varsity soccer and softball

Biggest highlight on the basketball court– making a three-pointer to tie a game with 20 seconds left.

Proudest moment off the basketball court- top 20 in my grade

If you didn’t play basketball, but could be a star in any other sport, what would it be?-  Softball

Where do you see yourself 10 years from now?- Orthopedic dictor

Do you want to live your life in the town you grew up in, or move away? If away, what city or state would you love to live in?- stay close to my hometown until I get my doctorate degree then move to Florida.

Tell me 2 things that nobody knows about you (hidden talent, cool moment in your life, ect)- I have twin brothers and I am ambidextrous

Tell me something that everybody knows about you– I play three sports.

What is your greatest personality trait?- always caring for others

What is your biggest fear/phobia?- injuries that would prevent me from playing sports

What do you want to study in college and be for the rest of your life?- medical field

If you could meet one celebrity for dinner who would it be?- Steph Curry

2 television shows you cannot miss- Big Brother and Bachelorette/Bachelor

If you are on a desert island for 30 days with only one CD, who would it be?- Drake

Favorit food you could eat for 2 straight weeks- Chicken

Tell me your favorite teams in the other sports that you like (NBA, NFL, NHL, MLB)- Steelers, Reds, UConn, Warriors

If you could change one thing about the game of basketball, what would it be?-  more communication on and off the court.

Favorite actor/actress- Melissa McCarthy

Favorite athlete regardless of sport- Steph Curry