Each week, the Moultrie News and Mount Pleasant Recreation Department will feature one local lacrosse athlete participating in the department. Devin Atkins, 10, plays defender for the U11 Rockets.
Question: Who is your favorite lacrosse team?
Answer: North Carolina Tar Heels.
Q: If you could visit any city or country, where would you go?
A: Anchorage, Alaska.
Q: What is the best moment in your athletic career?
A: Being on the travel all-stars team two years in a row.
Q: What is your favorite Mount Pleasant restaurant?
A: East Bay Deli.
Q: If you could be anyone for a day, who would you be?
A: Mike Ditka.
Q: What is the best advice you have gotten from a coach?
A: Someone is going to lose, and it’s not going to be us.
Q: What do you look forward to the most about being an adult?
A: Being a pro lacrosse or football player or a veterinarian.
Q: What do you think is the most difficult and most fun position to play in lacrosse?
A: Difficult – defense; fun – midfield.
Q: What is your favorite movie and television show?
A: “The Hunger Games” and “Top Gear.”
Q: If you could have dinner with any three people, who would you choose?
A: Abe Lincoln, George Washington and Thomas Paine.