Former UCLA and Clippers guard Baron Davis returns to his high school alma mater, Crossroads in Santa Monica, for his second All-Stars Kickball Challenge on Sunday afternoon to raise awareness for the Rising Stars of American Foundation (linked here at the official website www.rsoa.net).
RSOA’s mission is to use athletics as a means of teaching ethical, social values and life skills through mentorship and positive role modeling to today’s youth. Davis found the program in 2004.
Those who’ll be part of the Kickball Challenge:
== Pro basketball players such as John Walls, Matt Barnes, Darren Collison, DeAndre Jordan, Craig Smith, CJ Watson, Al-Farouq Aminu, Dorell Wright, Jaron and Jason Collins, Pooh Jeter, Noelle Quinn, Ticha Penichiero and Samardo Samuels,
== Pro tennis player James Blake,
== Pro football players Ephraim Salaam and Ramses Barden,
== Pro beach volleyball players Kim Glass and Lindsey Berg,
== Actors such as Denyce Lawton and Regina King,
== TV personalities such as Ben Lyons, Eva Marcille, Guy Torry and Catt Sadler,
== Comedian Kevin Wu,
== Producer Cash Warren
The festivites begin at 1 p.m. at 1715 Olympic Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404.