10 Questions with Plenette Pierson

1. What do you like to do when you're not playing basketball?

I love to bake when I'm not playing basketball.

2. What do you care about?

I'm passionate about helping underprivileged youth gain and exposure to opportunities that can help them escape their negative situations. I am also passionate about Habitat for Humanity.

3. What's the one item that you cannot live without?

My two Chihuahuas, Kylie and Kaizer.

4. If you had a dinner at your house and could invite three people (living or dead, famous or not), who would they be?

I would invite former WNBA star Kim Perrot, Buddy Valastro (the Cake Boss), and actress Sanaa Lathan.

5. What made you first decide to pick up a basketball and play?

I was young, and my brother would never let me play with him and his friends, so I wanted to prove to my younger brother and his friends that girls could play basketball just as well as boys.

6. What do you love about NY Liberty fans?

I love their passion, dedication and loyalty.

7. When you retire, what do you want fans to say about you?

When I retire I want fans to say that I was a passionate player, a blue collar worker and that I had the heart of a champion!

8. What's your favorite app(s)?

My favorite app is Instagram.

9. What's your favorite television show(s)?

I love Cupcake Wars, Chopped and Diners Drive-Ins and Dives and I've recently added The Good Wife and Scandal to my list of favorites.

10. What's the last movie you saw, and how would you rate it (1 star to 5 stars)?

The last movie I saw was Think Like a Man and I would give it 5 starts. It was hilarious!