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Recently Graduated Seniors Visit Yumvillage

On July 26, Coach Mendez and Coach Justin took some of our Beat the Streets Detroit - Mumford recently graduated seniors to Yumvillage. Our wrestlers got to learn firsthand from Chef Godwin Ihentuge about entrepreneurship, business planning/management, and various life lessons. Not to mention we had some delicious food! Thanks Chef and Yumvillage for a great time! About Yumvillage: YumVillage brings the fastest growing models - delivery, retail [...]

2019-10-13T23:12:14-04:00July 27th, 2019|

Q & A With Future Leaders: Twin Sisters Sarahi Romero-Barajas and Wendy Romero-Barajas

Sarahi Romero-Barajas and Wendy Romero-Barajas are twin sisters, wrestlers, training partners, and natives of Southwest Detroit . For five years, the sisters have been a cornerstone of our program at Patton Park Recreation Center. Sarahi and Wendy have grown with the program . "[BTSD] is a place for my daughters to learn to be more self-confident," said their mother, Rosa Barajas. In Fall 2018, they started at Detroit's [...]

2019-10-13T23:58:25-04:00January 9th, 2019|

Science Festival Press Release

At Beat the Streets Detroit, there is no rest day from learning. On Sunday, April 15th, our Patton Park wrestlers made their way from Southwest Detroit to Belle Isle for Michigan State University’s annual Science Festival.  Since 2013, Michigan State University (MSU) has hosted its multiday Science Festival across the state for life-long learners of all ages. According to its website, its goal is to be a festival [...]

2019-10-04T00:56:50-04:00May 2nd, 2018|