Pasadena Push To Play This SeasonSeptember 29, 2007 - American Basketball Association (ABA) Los Angeles Push
Mitchell grew up playing basketball on the tough streets of Compton, California. He developed a bond with his teammates because he had no brothers or sisters. His father was killed while he was a teenager and his mother was hospitalized shortly afterwards. Instead of giving in to inner-city adversity, he PUSHED forward with basketball and education as his top priority. He has a successful business and now he is the very proud owner of an ABA basketball team - The Pasadena Push.
"I am very pleased and proud of the support and encouragement I have received from the ABA and the City of Pasadena. This team fulfills another of my dreams and I am committed to making it a successful team. We have a lot of work to do in a short time, but people who know us know that we work hard and we will be ready," stated Mitchell. Additional details will be forthcoming. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 213 458 4778 or visit www.abalive.com.
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American Basketball Association Stories from September 29, 2007
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