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Getting to know Mindy Bonham

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

Mindy Bonham has started in every game this season and leads the team in scoring with an average of 11.3 points per game.


If I were hosting a recruit on a visit to Provo, the most impressive thing I’d have to show you is: The Marriott Center

Favorite hobby outside of basketball: Love to cook

Most memorable athletic achievement or moment: Beating USC in Hawaii my sophomore year

If I had to give up all of my possessions except one, what’s the one thing I’d keep and why: My cell phone because it’s my way of staying in contact

Sometime in my life I would like to: Go skydiving

What is the best book I’ve ever read: Night. (It’s all about the Holocaust)

Who has had the greatest influence on my athletic career and why: My brother because we are competitive and constantly pushing each other. I try to create my game around his.

What is your favorite holiday and why: Christmas ... I love the feeling of just getting close to the holidays

What was your favorite toy as a child: Twirling Ballerina Barbie or old school nintendo

Most favorite road trip during the basketball season: The Hukilau Invitational in Hawaii

Least favorite road trip during the basketball season: Wyoming

What’s your must have when you go on the road: My cell phone

What’s your favorite television show: I just like the Food Network

What’s the movie you must have in your video collection: Any comedy

Why did you choose to basketball: The competition and the love for the game. Teamwork and working toward a goal