Gradyn Childerhose

Team: Men's Basketball Position: Forward Jersey Number: 12 Hometown: Outlook, SK Birthdate: 1990 Year of eligibility: 5 Program: BA Humanities Awards: 2010-11 ACAC First-team All-Star; Oct. 8-14, 2012 ACAC Athlete of the Week; 2012-13 ACAC South First Team All-Conference; 2012-13 ACAC All-Canadian Nominee; 2012-13 ACAC Player of the Year; 2012-13 CCAA All-Canadian; 2012-13 CCAA Player of the Year; 2012-13 CCAA Academic All-Canadian


Favorite quote?

  • "If you want something you've never had, you've got to do something you've never done" - Thomas Jefferson


If you could, what would you do to help make the world better and why?

  • Free education for every child everywhere, because knowledge is power.


What has been your greatest moment in life so far, athletically and non-athletically?

  • Athletically: 2010-11 1st-team ACAC All-Star


Who are 5 famous people that you would like to spend a day with, dead or alive?

  • Tom Brady, Denzel Washington, Michael Jordan, Will Ferrell, Ray Lewis


Best advice you have received? Best advice you would give someone?

  • "Trust take a lifetime to earn and a second to lose." - Dad


What Bible verse have you been most impacted by and why?

  • Jeremiah 29:11 because at a time in my life where there are many opportunities as well as uncertainties, I can find peace knowing that God has a plan for me.


What is your career ambition?

  • Operate my own business.


Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?

  • My Dad who has exemplified integrity, honesty and hardwork no matter what. I hope to live up to that some day.


A few of Favorites:

  • TV Show? The Office
  • Ice Cream flavor? Cookies n' Cream
  • Movie? Shawshank Redemption
  • Superhero? Gandalf
  • Meal? Clubhouse
  • Piece of clothing? Pants
  • Book? The Hobbit
  • Course at Briercrest? Gospels
  • Vacation destination? Wisconsin Dells
  • Scent/smell? McDonalds
  • Pro Sports Team? New England Patriots
  • Pro Athlete? Tom Brady
  • Genre of music? Country
  • Song? "Don't Stop Believin'" - Journey