Over the next 2 weeks, we will be highlighting the FLEX actresses who make up the “Lady Train” team’s starting lineup. Check back for more Q&As with members of the cast!

Name: Erica Matthews
Role in FLEX: Starra Jones

Basketball position on the team: Point Guard
What do you have in common with your character?: We’re both very passionate and love to win!
What is your character’s “pump-up” song?: “Push It” by Salt-N-Pepa

A personal memory from high school: Senior year was my favorite year of high school. The entire year felt like a celebration and we showed up and showed out for every event -- from the basketball games, football games, pep rallies, dances, prom, etc. We made the most of my last year!

3 adjectives to describe FLEX: Fierce, Sexy, Exciting
Favorite 90s style: Crop tops with loose fitting jeans

Stay tuned and read the LCT Blog for more exclusive Q&As with members of the FLEX cast! And get tickets to FLEX - now through August 20 at the Newhouse.

Photos by Ambe J. Williams