Name: Austin Koolery
Recent team results: Lost to Ramapo in the Big North Semifinals after two upset wins over Garfield and Dover.
Favorite Sport: While Koolery plays both basketball and lacrosse for PV, his favorite sport is basketball because he loves the community and energy of the sport.
Best Sport Memory: Hitting a game-winning buzzer beater at Garfield in the quarterfinals of the North 1, Group 3 playoffs.
Best Thing About PV: The school spirit
Favorite show: Prison Break
Music he’s been listening to: Country and Hip-Hop
Koolery posting up a defender against Demarest.
Favorite Song: Come And Get Your Love by Redbone
Favorite Teacher: Cofrancesco
Pregame meal/snacks: Peanut butter and jelly sandwich
Sport superstitions: When leaving a basketball game, he sits in the same seat on the way home that he sat in on the way there.
Favorite Pro Athlete: LeBron James
Koolery shoots a three against Westwood Regional.
Favorite Shoe Line: Nike Travis Scott shoes
Favorite Ice Cream Flavor: Cookies & Cream
One Superpower: Invisibility
What He Does In His Free Time: He likes to play video games when he isn’t playing basketball or lacrosse.
One Thing People May Not Know: When he was in sixth grade, he hit a full court shot to end the first half.
Role Model: Julius Erving
Future Plans: Koolery wants to go on to play college basketball; however, he does not have any specific schools in mind yet.
Dream Vacation Spot: Bora Bora