10 - Aaron Clark
|High School:||Virginia Beach Tallwood|
"I made VWC my top choice because of the close-knit community and the family atmosphere within the basketball program."
Selected VWC over Pfeiffer University and St. Augustine College
- Averaged 10.1 points, 5.2 assists, 82% free throw accuracy as a senior for a 20-6 Tallwood team
- Helped Tallwood to the runner-up finish in the Beach District tournament and to a quarterfinalist spot in the regional tournament
- 41-12 record as a two-year starter
- All-Beach District honorable mention honoree as a senior
- Editor of the school newspaper as a senior
- Son of Debra and John Clark, both graduates of Hampton University
- Enjoys listening to hip hop and rap and spending vacation time in Hawaii
- Favorites include the book "A Lesson Before Dying" and the movie "Money Talks"
- A fan of the New Orleans Hornets' Chris Paul and actor Chris Tucker
- Self-description in 10 words or less: "motivated, determined, love to have fun"
- My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "having the entire school behind you, doing the the thing you love to do."
- The part of my game I've improved most is: "defense.:
- My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to become a better player and person, win multiple conference championships and win at least one national championship."
- If I could spend one day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Michael Jordan, because I would love to find out what it takes to the the best and how he became so motivated."
- If I could possess one superpower it would be: "invisibility, so I can go places without people knowing I'm there."
- People might be surprised to know: "I played the cello from sixth to 10th grade."
- It's the year 2020 and:"I'm an anchor for SportsCenter."
- The most important advice I've received is: "anything worth having isn't easy" -- Dad