BREAKING NEWS: Indianapolis IN, Evelyn Magley of The Basketball League announces the newest team to join TBL, the Lewisville Yellow Jackets, in Lewisville TX.
The Yellow Jackets are the 4th new market to be added by the 3rd year league in the offseason, joining the Tri-State Admirals, Columbus Condors and Dallas Skyline. The Yellow Jackets are owned and operated by Creating Young Minds. “We are excited to expand to include a Professional Basketball Team with TBL, the 3rd professional basketball league in the US. We are replicating the European model of training, developing and preparing young athletes into Professional Athletes with the combination of our CYM Academy and Lewisville Yellow Jackets. The younger players from CYM Academy will have the opportunity to play along side Professional Basketball Players on our Lewisville Yellow Jackets team in the TBL”- Dr Ackerman
“This nonprofit model is a perfect fit for developing young players by emphasizing the importance of education while building the character & life skills of each player. It mirrors the Jackals who stress the importance of integrity as an integral part of player development. Adding the player development piece of a Prep-School, is truly unique to any other professional initiative in the USA” - Evelyn Magley CEO TBL
A great way to keep up to date on everything Creating Young Minds, including upcoming showcases for high school, and JUCO players is through Twitter or Instagram. The schedule of upcoming events can also be found on the Schedule page.