This is a young LeBron James getting interviewed, by way of For the Win, after his St. Vincent-St. Mary High School squad won its second state title in two years with him as their sophomore leader. When asked about whether an almost unimaginable goal of winning 4 state championships provided motivation for the next season, this was his response:
Yea. That was a long-time goal. But we make sure we’re worried about [championship] three. And then we can worry about 4. That is one of the things we wanna do.
When asked about how to “avoid complacency,” his response was just as mature.
Everyday you gotta go out there and work because there’s someone out there working too. And if you stop, I think they’ll pass you up. So, my coaches push me. I push myself. My teammates push me. My mother brought me up real good.
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