RPD of the Week: Heidi


Hometown: Houston

Age: 23

Occupation: Student/Television Program Host

Why I wanted to be a RPD
: I have always been a performer and basketball fanatic plus I wanted to be involved in the community. Being a Rockets Power Dancer provided the opportunity to engage in all three.

Favorite Dance Routine
: "Baby Got Back"

Best dunk as a Dunking Dancer
: My Tomahawk.

Hobbies: Music, traveling, studying, dining out, dancing and spending time with family and friends.

Favorite movie: "The Departed" and "Casino"

Songs on my iPod: I'm always adding new music. My iPod is ridiculously diverse, filled with House, R&B and Hip Hop to accommodate my moods. I never travel without it.

Favorite restaurant: Outdoor brunch spots and sushi bars.

I'm happiest when
: I'm with family and close friends, laughing, dancing and sharing funny stories of the past.

Favorite childhood recital: Tap recitals were my favorite. When I was six, I wore a black and white leotard similar to a tuxedo. It was loaded with sequins and little bow tie. I still have it.

Pregame Ritual: Involves lots of glitter.

My favorite part of the game
: The roar of the crowd when the game is on the line and we make a huge shot!

My favorite Rockets memory
: To be a part of the 22-game winning streak!!! Go Rockets!

My goal in life
: To experience the world through the eyes of others and, along my journey, make a difference in as many lives as possible.