Bio of Genius2k
Home Town: Grand Rapids MI / Rayville Louisiana
Professional Career: Harlem Diplomats 99-01, Harlem Travelers 02-04, IBL's Akron Lightning 05-06
USA-Starz 2009-Present, Full-time YMCA Youth Basketball Instructor
Usually a quiet guy off the basketball court, on the court that's a different story. Always found in a gym Genius wasn't always in the mindset of striving for success.
Being a late bloomer Genius would play the background creating new drawings while dreaming. at the age of 17 Genius started taking basketball seriously playing at any park he could find. Dribbling his basketball everyday in the summer of 1997 so much that dribbling was like a full time job.
The summer of 1999 for Genius was a life changer making his first show basketball team with the Harlem Diplomats. Genius began living his basketball career for Jesus Christ while changing his lifestyle for the better, from being mentored to mentoring thousands of kids on a yearly basis is a lifetime achievement on and off the basketball court.