Get to know… Raymond Cody

Monique Muñiz

Raymond Cody scored a team-high 17 points in the Redlands exhibition game on Nov. 5. photo credit: Monique Muñiz / Assistant Sports Editor

Full name: Raymond Cody
Date of Birth: February 10, 1989
Place of Birth: Lancaster, CA
Height: 6’5
Position: Guard
Major: Pan African Studies
Stats last season: Assist 25, Steals 21 and field goal percentage .327

Food: Lasagna
Music: Hip Hop and R&B
Movie: “The Wood” directed by Rick Famuyiwa
Song: None
Athlete: Kobe Bryant
Book: Anything by John Wooden

Greatest Goal Accomplishment: “Getting though the first three years of college”
Most Embarrassing Moment: “I fell of my bike riding with no hands and chipped my tooth and had to go to middle school with a cut on my lip “
Hobbies: Reading and playing video games

Best part of my game: Defense
Part of my game that needs improvement: My ball handing
Best player I’ve played against so far: Robbie Hummel from Purdue
Player I pattern my game after: “I don’t really pattern myself after anyone, but I do watch Kobe a lot.”
Pre-game rituals: “Listen to iPod, relax and think about the game.”-
Superstitions: None

Team: Win conference and make the tournament
Individual: Be the best I can be

My first sport: Basketball
Other sports I played while growing up: Run track
When I started playing basketball: 10 years old
What I do to stay in shape during the off-season: Run
Person I would like to meet: Kobe Bryant