Mitchell’s Story

Mitchell Marcus is a high schooler at Cornado High School in El Paso, Texas. He was born with a developmental disorder, which caused him quite a few struggles in his life. Ever since he was a young boy he had a strong passion for basketball, so much so that he became the team manager of the basketball team at his high school. His love and passion for the game inspired his entire team, and especially his coach. On the very last game of the season, his coach made the decision to suit him up and put him in the game. An incredible play of events came about after he was put into the game, and the story was heard all around the world.