A Letter to My Younger Self

A Letter to My Younger Self

Dear Antonio, You do not know this yet, but you are about to embark on an incredible journey that will change your life forever. There will be many ups and downs, but you will overcome major obstacles along the way. At times you may feel a sense of joy, happiness, and...
Basketball Justice Warriors

Basketball Justice Warriors

Most people often don’t notice how substantial the impact basketball has on millions of people’s lives. Every time you here a kid yell “Kobe!” as one of their classmates shoots their piece of paper into the trash can or a group of guys attempt...
Shoot A Ball, Not A Gun

Shoot A Ball, Not A Gun

Summer has just started and things are already hectic and dangerous in my neighborhood. I’ve been home from school for about two weeks, and there’s already been two shootings this week alone. Luckily, I’ve been at PYB camp this week, but maybe if I hadn’t...
Welcome to the PYB Voice

Welcome to the PYB Voice

Philadelphia Youth Basketball is proud to announce the launch of “PYB Voice”, our new platform through which the PYB community, especially our young student-athletes, will share first-person stories about compelling personal issues that connect to sports...