Newcomer Spotlight: Oceana Hamilton

Sept. 16, 2013

Why did you choose Alabama?

The enthusiastic staff and coaches, the beautiful campus and high level of education.

What are your pregame rituals?

Mental preparation and pulling my hair back into a bun, contiguously.

What is something interesting about you that a lot of people may not know?

I enjoy eating trail mix while fishing.

What are your interests/hobbies?

Reading, playing video and computer games and watching the History and National Geographic channels.

If your best friend described you in three words, what would they be?

Funny, quiet and reliable.

If someone played you in a movie, who would it be?

Ellen Page - personality-wise.

If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be and why?

Australia because it always seemed interesting to me.

What is the best moment of your basketball career thus far?

Coming in second in the Ontario Federation of School Athletic Association with my high school team.

What do you want to do after college?

Hopefully go pro, play overseas, then eventually get into advertising for a company.

If you could meet anyone, dead or alive, who would it be?

Martin Luther King Jr.

What are your personal goals for the upcoming season?

I hope to learn a lot both athletically and academically and improve my game. My goal is to keep getting better.

If you could have any super power, what would it be and why?

Telepathy. I think it would be interesting to see how people live their daily lives.