Former Michigan State basketball guard Ray Weathers and his wife, Angela, started building momentum for their Train Up A Champion leadership program in early 2020. Then the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Then the George Floyd killing and Black Lives Matter movement happened. Then they contracted, and subsequently conquered, the coronavirus. None of that deterred the two former college and professional players from helping young basketball players understand what they must do to achieve their dreams of playing at the highest levels — and thrive beyond sports.
Source: Detroit Free Press