×
Back left 6d79ffa2165c70419b5d81367025d889a832b878a14a24f303dd5f6f59a4f2c5
Back right 7131bbac0729874ea35f73598ddf94d2e1f7db07d23b55f12e0a2064353ff6d7

When I Was a Freshman - Nate Robinson

SHARE IT!
LIKE IT!
kids articles

By: Simon

Name: Nate Robinson
High School: Rainier Beach (Seattle, WA)
Freshman Year: 1998-1999

With a Slam Dunk Championship under his belt, little Nate Robinson is doing big things as a member of the New York Knicks. While he may be a big star now, there was a time when Nate was just a wide-eyed freshman in high school runnin' from seniors. We caught up with the Nate, who is just 5'9", as he reflected on his early high school days in Seattle.

Simon: What school did you attend for your freshman year of high school?
Nate Robinson: When I was a freshman in high school, I went to a school in Seattle, Washington called Rainier Beach High. There was a lot of former guys that went there like [NBA players] Doug Christie and Jamal Crawford.

Simon: What were you like back then?
Nate Robinson: Very energetic, the class clown. I was a fun dude, everybody knew who I was. I played varsity as a freshman.

Simon: What was a typical outfit you would wear?
Nate Robinson: Just sweatsuits with a hat. Always had the cap. I remember my first day of school, I wore some jeans with some Air Force 1's with a polo button up shirt.

Simon: Did you play any other sports?
Nate Robinson: I ran track for my school. I played football, but I didn't play for my high school, I played for a little league team.

Simon: What musical artists did you listen to at the time?
Nate Robinson: I listened to Cash Money.

Simon: What TV shows did you watch?
Nate Robinson: Back then? Trying to remember it was so long ago. Martin was out back then. I watched Martin and Fresh Prince.

Simon: Were there any video games you liked playing?
Nate Robinson: I was a Madden man back then, for the original Playstation.

  • Click here to read about Nate Robinson's favorite class and whether he was a ladies man or not.
  • Related Stories:

  • 2007 NBA All-Star Preview
  • Eddie Johnson Interview
  • Ilya Kovalchuk Interview
  • More Pro Athlete's Bios and Interviews!
  • You May Like

    News Feed

    To view your full News Feed please Login using your Username and Password or Register with Kidzworld!

    Forum Activity

    You Failed To Mention in Forum Games posted by Mermaid_Author14
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    What instrument or instrume... in Everything Music posted by Wolf74
    What instrument or instrume... in Everything Music posted by Wolf74
    Count to 60 before a Jr. Mo... in Forum Games posted by Itzmedacheese
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Shadeleaf
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Sillyvision next Generation... in General Roleplays posted by Tord_Trash
    Home For the Strange ( for ... in Private Roleplay posted by ThisNameWasStolen
    Role play anyone? Open one ... in General Roleplays posted by Carters
    type whatever comes 2 your ... in Forum Games posted by Abbergrl
    Fragments [Violet] | [Uni, ... in Private Roleplay posted by Phantom_Queen
    Fragments [INDIGO LEAGUE!] ... in Private Roleplay posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
    Favourite Gaming YouTube Ch... in Forum Games posted by Shysenpai133
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
    Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by Abbergrl
    Count to 60 before a Jr. Mo... in Forum Games posted by CobaltBlue
    what do you want to be when... in Current Events posted by ajcj
    what do you want to be when... in Current Events posted by ajcj
    NORTH KOREA!!! in Current Events posted by ajcj
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
    New Real Time Private Messa... in New Features on KW posted by ajcj
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by slurpie3
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by James
    New site layout this week! in New Features on KW posted by SnowflakeAngelKitten
    why are girls so girly in Debating posted by simran88
    Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by Nightmare_is_me
    Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by DallasCowboy
    Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by Abbergrl
    Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by FlutePlayer197
    Would you happen to have th... in Say Anything posted by MechaMaiden23
    Choose a word to describe y... in Random posted by MechaMaiden23
    Would u date the person abo... in Random posted by dragongirl555
    See you... **NOT CLICKBAIT** in Random posted by ImagineOrdinary
    See you... **NOT CLICKBAIT** in Random posted by rainbowpoptart

    Poll

    Wadepoll
    0

    Where Did Dwayne Wade Go To High School?