At 38 years of age, Mike has been a home care worker for his mother for the past 10 years. Mike is a hard working, single father of 3 beautiful children. His love for the game, has landed him in many roles; such as coaching, refereeing, and training just to name a few. Mike played for Susquehanna Indians from 97-99, and has put 30 years of dedication to this game. Mike is a basketball trainer who focuses on mental toughness, loves working with the youth on strengthening your mindset.
"Give your maximum effort, and turn negatives into positives"
Starting at a young age, Roger has been playing basketball for more than 20 years. He is very passionate about the game, and being an overall great human being. Roger enjoys playing NBA 2k, and playing numerous sports. He graduated from Central Dauphin East High School, and has 1child and 1 on the way which he is excited about.
"Only the strong survive"
Peay started playing organized basketball at the age of 8, and has been playing ever since. Originally from NYC, Peay graduated from Campus Magnet High School in 2007. Went straight to The University of Maine on a full athletic scholarship, graduating in 2011. He has played in the ABA for the past 3 years, with 2 different teams. Peay has been a basketball trainer for 8 years and counting. He values time on the court, and time with the family.
"Consistently stay persistent, and persistently stay consistent"
Born and raised in Harrisburg, PA, Glenn played a lot of basketball throughout his childhood. He's played in numerous cities across the U.S. Bennett graduated from John Harris High School, and Kings College. He was in an accident, which set him back but his persistence kept him going forward. Bennett is a Therapeutic Paraprofessional at Steelton Elementary School, while juggling a few businesses.
"You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice."
Brown is a Harrisburg native, who has a very good IQ of the game of basketball. He has played the game since a young age, and has only gotten better. Manuel has played all over PA, for various summer league teams. He is determined to reach out to the youth, and inspire each one to become someone great in this world. He loves to have fun, and to be around family.
Can't change your past, but you can change your future".
Bowman is a Harrisburg native, who has a football background. He brings a more diverse, but much needed balance to our roster. Jordan played for Central Dauphin and college for California University of Pennsylvania. After spending time in the NFL, CFL, and AAF he now specializes in real estate. He is a licensed realtor, working out of Country Homes Real Estate. Bowman is an entrepreneur, who loves music, Call of Duty, and working out.
Dean joins the KINGS having a few years of ABA experience, still pursuing his passion in basketball. Royal graduated from Lancaster Mennonite High in Lancaster, PA. He enjoys playing video games, and loves food. He has an unorthodox style of play on the court, but is efficient and can play any guard position. Dean and his family, are excited to announce the birth of his first daughter Dea'Anna Jeanne Royal.
"The purpose of our lives is to be happy"
Read his last name again, it's Bartron. Spencer joins The KINGS having professional basketball experience, including playing in Dominican Republic and El Salvador. Played at Caesar Rodney High, Penn State Abington, then on to Penn College of Technology earning a 4 year degree in Marketing. He enjoys mentoring the youth, listening to music, traveling, and most of all basketball.
"Don't be pushed by your problems, be led by your dreams"
Raised in New Castle, DE Stefan played soccer to proper condition for his upcoming basketball seasons. Stefan is a very high intensity player, who gives his all on the court. Wilson graduated with a bachelors degree in communication/journalism from Shippensburg University, specializing in digital media which includes film and video editing. He enjoys traveling, running, and being outdoors.
"Knowledge without action is wastefulness, and action without knowledge is foolishness"
Zoko was born in Detroit, MI by way of Nigeria. He brings an aggressive mindset to The KINGS, with ABA experience. Including playing for West Michigan Lake Hawks, Lancaster Wolfpack, Pottstown Flames, and Ephrata Thunder. He is a Michigan State University alumni, with an engineering background. Zoko is a family man and an entrepreneur/investor, who loves to network and give back to the community. He and his family can now call Central Pennsylvania home.