Maryland B-Ball Interviews
High Point's Winston Twins
On Saturday August 4 , 2001 Alonzo Brown completed Maryland B-Ball's first official interview.We thank Kevin and Kelvin Winston of High Point for giving us the opportunity.
Alonzo: How well is the summer going for you guys?
Kelvin: My summer is going pretty well,playing
through some ankle injuries but,other than that my summer is good.
Kevin: The summer is going well,we have been going out of town for AAU and lifting weights trying to get stronger.
Alonzo: Are there any particular colleges you are interested in?
Kelvin: I am interested in many colleges because I also play football.I have Maryland,UNC,Ohio St.,Richmond,Penn State and many more.
Kevin: The colleges I am interested in are Maryland,Michigan,Michagan St.,Illinois and Georgia Tech.
Alonzo: What if you guys had to go to seperate colleges?Would you?
Kelvin: If I had to go to a different college than my brother I would go ahead and go,I would be alone but I would still go.
Kevin: If we had to go to seperate colleges I dont really think we would go to seperate colleges.
Alonzo: Which twin has the best game?
Kelvin: I would say that we are the same,we both have our on and our off games.I am not the type to say I am better than someone.
Kevin: I cant answer that question of who is better,I would say we are both even.
Alonzo: Is High Point a contender for the 4A state championship?
Kelvin: We are definitely a contender for the 4A,If we play to our full potential we should win it.
Kevin: Yes High Point will be a contender for the 4A.This is one of the best teams we have had.Besides last year.
Alonzo: Who else on High Point has potential to make an impact?How good is Tim Chialastri?
Kelvin: Theronne George,Orlando Miller,Marcus Mcrae and Tim,he is a very good shooter,dont leave him open.He is gonna be good.
Kevin: Theronne George will make an impact along with Jamal Jones and Cortez Malloy.Tim will be a good player he just has some things to work on.
Alonzo: Of the teams you've played this summer who has been the toughest to beat?
Kelvin: Dematha O'Connell and Gonzaga because they play together and they play very fundamental.
Kevin: Dematha,O'Connell and Gonzaga.
Alonzo: Which players have been the toughest to guard?
Kelvin: Travis Garrison because he is so tall and he has very long arms.
Kevin: Travis Garrison,Warren Williams and everybody on Dematha.
Alonzo: How does it feel to be ranked Top 10 in Maryland?
Kelvin: It feels really good to be in the top 10,now I have to just play and keep it up.
Kevin: It feels good to be on the Top 10.Now I have to go out and perform.
Alonzo: In a 1 on 1 game who's skills would dominate?Kevin or Kelvin's?
Kelvin: Sometimes I win, sometimes he wins, sometimes I'm on and sometimes he's on.
Kevin: 1 on 1 we both win.
Alonzo: Why is High Point's motto dominate?
Kelvin:Our motto is to dominate because that is what we want to do when we step on the floor.Our goal is to dominate.
Kevin: Because that is what we want to do to our opponents.
Alonzo: At this time next year what will everybody remember about the twins from HP?
Kelvin: Two light skinned boys who got game.
Kevin: Hopefully everyone will remember us as the twins who played hard every game and left it all on the court.
Interview By Alonzo Brown 8/4/01
Great Job and good luck next year!