Athletes as Educators
About This Show
On this podcast Angie Lewis interviews current and former elite athletes who are passionate about sharing the lessons they've learned playing sports with others. In addition, each athlete is making an extra ordinary impact on the world in various ways. Playing basketball opened Angie's life to a world that she never imagined and having grown up an insecure adolescent. Angie played Division I basketball, overseas and won multiple championships as a coach. She loves assisting athletes as they transition from one level to the next. The interviews will inspire current, former and upcoming athletes to experience greatness in all areas of their lives. The candid interviews aren't what you might expect as these athletes discuss real issues related to life. Listen in every Monday, Wednesday and Friday to hear how these athletes are changing the game!
Most Recent Episode
Episode 80: Building a Legacy On and Off the Court with Bradley Beal
6 days ago
On this episode, Angie interviews Bradley Beal, of the Washington Wizards to discuss his desire to be one of the NBA's best players and help younger players from his hometown St. Louis. He discusses his legacy and advice for young players wanting to play at the highest level. The NBA star and former Chaminade College Prep star has decided to partner with the St. Louis Eagles, his former NIKE EYBL team, resulting in a new name for the high school boys teams, Bradley Beal Elite. This new partnership includes Beal working directly with players, assisting with program expansion, training for coaches, coaching when time permits and community service initiatives. Beal was the 2011 Gatorade National Player of the Year and McDonald's All-American. Beal was selected by the Wizards with the third overall pick in the 2012 draft from the University of Florida. He played with the St. Louis Eagles from 2008-2010 in Nike’s Elite Youth Basketball League competing against the top prep basketball players in the country. Connect with Bradley Beal: Twitter: @realdealbeal23 Instagram: @bradbeal3 SnapChat: RealDealBeal23