Released on: August 26, 2008, 6:11 pm

Press Release Author: Dhanraj Maharaj/Dream Team Sports

Industry: Non Profit

Press Release Summary: Youth On The Move's David Adams Terminated Abyssinians
Basketball Program Parent and Community WANT Answers!

Press Release Body: New York, NY, August 26, 2008 - Youth On The Move's director
David Adams has canceled The Abyssinian Girls Basketball Program after another
successful summer of playing National Basketball Tournaments and Placing 10 Student
Athletes in College. A program like The Abyssinian Girls Basketball Program prepares
young ladies to succeed in a rapidly changing world and better equips them for the
future. The girl's program can have a far-reaching benefit, despite the fact that
benefits are not always evident immediately, the benefits include building
self-esteem, improved health, increased exposure to career choices, enhanced social
and psychological development, and future college scholarship options.

Dhanraj Maharaj of Dream Team Sports College Marketing States "A valuable program
like this provides services to our community. The AAU girls' basketball program is a
vital tool to educating the community and preventing youth crimes and keeping the
children in a safe, quiet environment where they can participate in basketball and
educational activities." Dream Team Sports has teamed up with Alexis Smith Director
of Basketball at Abyssinian and respected Community Officials to Stage a series of
protests to help prevent the termination of this successful program.

With an already great track record, Dream Team Sports, Inc. and Alexis Smith have
successfully placed student athletes in colleges and universities throughout the
nation. This year's recruits include:

1. Veronica Ruiz: Signed with Marshall State University.
2. Ravin Harris: Signed with American University
3. Jo Jo Guilford: Signed with Old Dominion University
4. Samantha Smith: Signed with Tallahassee Community College
5. Tiffany Robinson: Signed with Hostos Community College.
6. Caroline Francis: Signed with Middleville College
7. Danay Collier: Signed with Monore Community College
8. Lauren Morris: Singed with Daytona Community College
9. Kenote Powell: Signed with Mohawk Community College
10. Melissa St. Louis: Signed with Mohawk Community College

With the aide of recruiters and scouts like Alexis Smith, Dream Team Sports looks
forward to another successful year of recruiting and placement as well as continuing
to provide local/regional up and coming athletes with venues to showcase their
talents. For more information on Dream Team Sports and its programs log onto or contact Dhanraj Maharaj at or 646.821.9943

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