Andre Ricks former Division 1 Basketball Player, Giving Back to the Youth

Andre Ricks has worked with some of the country’s top talent’s such as NBA players, musician, and entertainers through his RAWiMPACT Lifestyle Brand to help them reach their goals. Before starting  RAWiMPACT, Andre Ricks made a name for himself in Detroit as a top basketball prospect. Playing basketball in Detroit, MI brought out the natural competitiveness in his blood and motivated Andre Ricks to take his life to the next level. He was a stand out in high school on Varsity and was recruited by the top AAU team in Michigan.  On this team, he stood out as one of the most competitive point guards ever.  

This led to a full-ride Division 1 scholarship to Western Michigan University where he played four years and had a record-setting career.  Andre Ricks graduated and received his Bachelor’s Degree in  Criminal Justice.

Andre Ricks had some memorable moments at Western Michigan University and played against some of the worlds best talent, such as Stephen CurryDraymond GreenGeorge HillNick Young and many more. 

Andre Ricks loves assisting young athletes, it is not only fun but a way to give back his passion for the game.  Andre wants his brand to be associated with positivity, faith and encouragement to everyone to live out their dreams.

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