The Herald Spotlight Athlete: Mason Tomlin, Shady Side Academy
Sunday, January 12, 2020 | 9:33 AM
Mason Tomlin, a senior on the Shady Side Academy basketball team, has helped keep the Indians in the section race. The 5-foot-8 point guard is averaging 15 points a game. He also plays on the football team and this spring he will give lacrosse a shot after running track the last two years. He will be attending Columbia and majoring in economics before enrolling in business school. He will also continue to play football.
Here’s a closer look at this week’s Herald Spotlight Athlete:
Who would you like to see disappear from public view?
What is your favorite class in school?
What is your favorite TV show?
I really don’t watch much television.
Name three famous people you would like to have dinner with?
Kendrick Lamar, Barack Obama and Kanye West
What junk food do you have a weakness for?
Flavor Blasted Goldfish
What was your favorite Christmas present this year?
Did you make any New Year’s resolutions?
What kind of music do you like to listen to?
I listen to everything, but I like rap and rhythm and blues.
What three items have to be in your refrigerator?
Just orange juice. That’s all I need.
Approximately how many text messages do you send and receive in a day?
Probably around 100
What three words would describe you?
Hard-working, thoughtful and driven
In basketball, what’s the strongest part of your game?
Is there a food you refuse to eat?
What would make up your favorite all-time meal?
All I need is my mom’s poppyseed chicken.
People would be surprised to know that you …
… are a producer. I produce sound tracks for rap artists.
Tags: Shady Side Academy
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