Blue Alliance Chapter of the Month - Makayla Redding

How did you get started as a Blue Alliance Captain?
I was reading the Thunder Insider [email], and the Blue Alliance piqued my interest. I had some family members that encouraged me to [apply]. What a great way to share my knowledge and passion about the Thunder with others!

What got you hooked on the Thunder?
I have always been a sports fanatic, but my 11-year-old son is very passionate about basketball, so we end up watching every game on TV and as many as we can [in person]. The Thunder is an upstanding team with outstanding players and staff. We love all that the Thunder stands for and represents.

How many members do you have in your Blue Alliance Chapter?
40.

What’s been your favorite moment as a Blue Alliance Captain?
Well, being selected as Captain of the Month has been a highlight ... but I really love seeing all the fans’ and other [Blue Alliance] Captains’ comments, cheers and rants about the Thunder. It’s really great to find others that are just as passionate about their team as I am.

What’s your top goal for the next year in the Blue Alliance?
My goal for this year would be to keep sharing highlights and knowledge [about the] Thunder, growing my chapter’s numbers, more watch parties and hoping to get together at a game and give the members the ultimate Thunder experience.

How many pieces of Thunder gear do you own?
Well too many to count; I have lots of Thunder gear, as [do] my boys. We are getting ready to Thunderize the boys' room, it must be everything Thunder!


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