Q&A with Erin-Rose Cooney

Name: Erin-Rose Cooney  

School & Grade: Valley Central junior

Height & Position: 5-foot-11 Guard/Forward

Along with sister Shaina, Erin-Rose has been one of the most well-rounded players on Valley Central. She averages 7 points per game, 7 rebounds per game, and 2.2 steals per game.

What are you able to do best on the court?

   “Finding the open player and making the best pass.”

What’s one thing about your varsity basketball team that’s different from any other team you’ve been on?

   “Most of us have been playing together since elementary school.”

If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you have a good chance at winning a medal at?


Favorite NBA player?

   “Kristaps Porzingis”

What takes up too much of your time?

   “Watching YouTube videos”

What’s the best way to start the day?

   “Eating a bowl of cereal (preferably honey bunches of oats)”

Who’s your go to band or artist when you can’t decide on something to listen to?

   “Imagine Dragons”

What’s your favorite movie?

   “Jurassic World”

What is something you think everyone should do at least once in their lives?

   “Try fried pickles”