HAGERSTOWN, Md. (WDVM) – In a special episode of “HOOPS in the DVM”, a WDVM podcast series hosted by Allif Karim; we learn more about former St. Maria Goretti star, Rodney Monroe.
Rodney had a brief career in the NBA with the Atlanta Hawks, is a former ACC Player of the Year winner (1991), and holds numerous records for the NC State Wolfpack, and the Goretti Gaels.
In this episode; we touch on a multitude of topics, including;
- What is Rodney up to now?
- What he has learned through his role with SouthLake Christian Academy?
- How does he feel about the game right now?
- His NBA career? What he remembers the most?
- His pro career overseas; favorite spots, favorite memories, and favorite places he’s seen
- The lessons he can imbue his kids with, from his basketball experiences
- His focus on “skills and drills”
- Stories from his time with the NC State Wolfpack; why did he pick them over the University of Maryland, his time with NC State, the parallels with his high school playing career, and more
- His time in Hagerstown; the effects in his life through the summer league, his memories of his mother, Ms. RuthAnn, who started the summer league; and how it influences him to this day
- And finally, a few quick hitters