Aimee Campbell swiped six of Birdville’s 18 steals and had a key block down the stretch as the Hawks upset No. 5 Saginaw Boswell 41-39 in overtime during this past season’s area round.
Campbell, who averaged 8.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.4 steals per game, received her second-straight all-district honor.
The 5-foot-7 guard has been on the court since the third grade. “It’s fun and it lets me be creative and active.”
Campbell, who was first team all-district in 2015-16, has a real passion for the game, and hopes to play in the next level.
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What are you most looking forward to for next season?
CAMPBELL: I am looking forward to helping make the Birdville Lady Hawks a better basketball team and making another run into the playoffs.
If you could play any other sport, what would it be?
If you could play any other position, what would it be?
Most memorable moment this past season?
CAMPBELL: My most memorable moment last season was during Birdville's second round playoff game against Boswell. In overtime I was able to block a shot which allowed our team to win 41-39 and advance to the third round of playoffs.
Career/Major plans in college?
CAMPBELL: I plan on getting a degree in Nursing because I enjoy helping others in their time of need.
Will you come back to watch Birdville after you graduate?
CAMPBELL: I would love to come back and watch the Birdville Lady Hawks play. This past year Coach Ingram honored former Lady Hawk players and I thought it was awesome to see them come out to a game and support us.
What makes you different than any other person when it comes to sports?
CAMPBELL: I'm not only deeply committed and strive to be the best that I can be, I am also creative and try to bring out the best in my teammates.
Do you play multiple sports and which is your favorite?
CAMPBELL: During elementary and middle school I played multiple sports and ultimately basketball won out because I truly love being in the gym.
Favorite sport to watch?
CAMPBELL: Anything basketball whether it's high school, college or pro. As long as it's good unselfish basketball, I'm probably going to enjoy it. I really enjoy watching teams that move the ball well and play tough defense.
CAMPBELL: Salt Grass
CAMPBELL: Impractical Jokers
CAMPBELL: Coach Carter
CAMPBELL: The Bible
CAMPBELL: Kevin Durant
Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat or Instagram?
CAMPBELL: Twitter (@a1m33katharine), Instagram (@aimee.campbell_), Snapchat (aimeekatharine)
CAMPBELL: Joy Johnson