24 Fun Facts About Tamika

Nicknames: Mik, Mika, or Catch

Tamika is an avid poetry writer

Favorite author: E. Lynn Harris

Favorite ice cream: bubble gum

Favorite food: French fries

Favorite musicians: Anthony Hamilton, Mary J. Blige

Favorite color: pink

If she could play against any NBA (current or former) player it would be: Miami Heat’s Alonzo Mourning

Role models: her family

Favorite movie: Love & Basketball

Hobbies: Reading, writing and spending time with family

Favorite movie stars: Denzel Washington and Halle Berry

Favorite subject in school: Math

Favorite season: Summer

Best place ever visited: The Secret Kiss on Paradise Island, Bahamas

Favorite sports team (besides the Fever!): Teams my friends play on

If she could meet anyone it would be: God

Favorite cartoon character: Superwoman!!

Best advice she's ever received: "Do something you love to do. Once the joy starts to go away, find the next thing that you enjoy and pursue that"

Favorite song: I Give Myself Away by William McDowell

Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving

Greatest honor ever received: All of the honors dealing with my Catch the Stars Foundation

Why she wears 24: Her father wore 42, her brother wore 21 (half of 42), and her sister wore 12 (half of 24)