Shane Battier


NBA Forward & Founder, The Battier Take Charge Foundation

At an early age, back in first grade, I realized I had to value every one of my teammates, no matter who they were. They were my teammates. And that?s all that mattered.

Shane is considered one of the most complete players in the NBA, is among the league?s top defensive players, a perennial member of the NBA All-Defensive Team, and this past season, led the Grizzlies to their first playoff victory in franchise history with a first round upset of the San Antonio Spurs. A five-time divisional winner of the NBA Sportsmanship Award, Shane recently launched The Battier Take Charge Foundation, which is dedicated to providing resources for the development and education of underserved youth and teens.



Tuesday, October 11

CIW Talk: Sports

As the legendary coach John Wooden once said, "Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character." Coaching and mentorship, both on the field and... read more
Speakers: Amy Jo Martin, Ronnie Lott, Jarrett Payton, Hunter Hillenmeyer, Israel Idonije, Shane Battier, Jarrett Payton, Jeffrey Marx
Walter Payton College Prep 1034 North Wells Street

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