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Tiger Feature: My TSU experience with Kim Haynes
Monday, May 28, 2012
Tiger Feature: My TSU experience with Kim Haynes

Kim Haynes, a two-year letterwinner for the Tennessee State University women's basketball program, served as team captain for the Lady Tigers two consecutive years. During the2011-12 season, she was the fourth leading scorer on the team and ranked 15th in the OVC in made three-point field goals. In May 2012, Kim graduated cum laude from TSU with a 3.4 GPA and a bachelor's degree in Health Performance and Sports Science. The is also a 2012 Arthur Ashe Sport Scholar.

TSUTigers sat down with Kim to talk about her TSU experience.

TSUTigers: What do you love most about TSU?

K. Haynes:  The environment, the college campus life 

TSUTigers: What will you miss most about TSU?

K. Haynes:  My teammates, friends, line sisters

TSUTigers: What is your most memorable basketball moment at TSU?

K. Haynes:  Scoring 100 plus points on UT-Martin, even with the loss it was a fun game 

TSUTigers: What is your most memorable non-basketball moment at TSU?

K. Haynes:  Crossing Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.

TSUTigers: How do you feel social networking played a role in this season? 

K. Haynes:  Didn't play a big role

TSUTigers: Do you have a favorite TSU fan/supporter? If so, who?

K. Haynes:   "Shoot it like you want it" - (I can't think of her name but I am sure you know who I'm talking about) and Mr. Stafford

TSUTigers: What advice would you give to incoming freshman?

K. Haynes:  Go to class! Never stop learning and improving your game, don't take a break even in the summer

TSUTigers: What was your most challenging class at TSU?

K. Haynes:  Measurements and evaluations

TSUTigers: What organizations were you a part of outside of basketball?

K. Haynes:   Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.

TSUTigers: Who have been the most influential people to you at TSU?

K. Haynes:  Coach Jordan , Coach Wells, Coach JB, MD

TSUTigers: What's next for you?

K. Haynes:  Graduate school  

TSUTigers: What do you know now that you didn't know coming in as a junior?

K. Haynes:  How important networking is

TSUTigers: What have you learned at TSU that you will keep with you for the rest of your life?

K. Haynes:  Building professional  relationships

TSUTigers: Is there anything else that you would like to say to the TSU family?

K. Haynes: Thanks for everything! I had a great time