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.


Emily Riddle

School- Legacy Christian

Grade- 11th grade

Other sports/clubs involved in at school- National Honor Society, Student Senate, Varsity Soccer

Biggest highlight on the basketball court-  Outscoring my senior big sister as a freshman

Proudest moment off the basketball court- Maintaining straight A’s throughout high school.

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

Where do you see yourself 10 years from now?- (Lord willing) Married with 3 dogs

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?-  Here in my hometown

Tell me 2 things that nobody knows about you (hidden talent, cool moment in your life, ect)- I wear white converse & white vans a lot, and my brothers and sisters are my best friends.

Tell me something that everybody knows about you- I’m the girl with that weird concussion headband.

What is your greatest personality trait?- My parents say I am good at seeing things from others’ perspectives.

What is your biggest fear/phobia?- Losing someone I love.

What do you want to study in college and be for the rest of your life?- Social work and psychology like my momma and sister!

If you could meet one celebrity for dinner who would it be?- Michael Scott from The Office.

2 television shows you cannot miss- The Office and The Blacklist

If you are on a desert island for 30 days with only one CD, who would it be?- Elevation Worship or Justin Bieber.

Favorite food you could eat for 2 straight weeks- Chex Mix

Tell me your favorite teams in the other sports that you like (NBA, NFL, NHL, MLB)- Cleveland Cavaliers

If you could change one thing about the game of basketball, what would it be?- Not being able to roll shorts.

Favorite actor/actress- Joey Tribbiani from Friends.

Favorite athlete regardless of sport- LeBron James