HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Spend just a little time with nine-year-old Malik, and you will soon discover his outgoing and energetic nature.
Skateboarding, playing football and basketball are just a few of the sports Malik enjoys.
"I love to play basketball, I love to do math and I love to draw, " he told us. "I just love to do anything."
And that anything includes lots of outside activities.
"I like to run outside. I like to play with my dog Roxie outside. I like to play basketball. I like to do everything. It's fun outside," said Malik.
Malik ,who lives with his aunt and older sister, is serious about his education and is a straight A student. His favorite course is math.
Malik wants a Big Brother, because he doesn't have any positive role models in his life.
"Just to have someone to play with to have to some to have fun," he said.
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