Andre Ward “Son of God” WBA and WBC Middleweight Champion

Andre Ward "Son of God" WBA and WBC Middleweight Champion

Oakland California's very own Andre Ward is an American professional boxer and the current WBA, WBC and The Ring Super Middleweight Champion. Andre Ward AKA.."Son of GOd"  is rated among the best pound-for-pound boxers in the world.Andre Ward at 28 year old hasn't lost a fight since he was 12 years old. Andre Ward faced the biggest challenge of his career Saturday night at the Oakland Coliseum when he met light heavyweight champion … [Read more...]

In tribute to the Summer 2012 Olympics I believe it only respectful that I acknowledge an athlete who's really representing our country! With so many to choose from such as Michael Phelps, Misty May-Treanor, Kerri Walsh, Serena Williams to name a few it was a very difficult decision.  While listening to music on you-tube before the video played there was a P&G tribute to Mom's commercial "Raising An Olympian" that completely moved me. It …

Mr. Kortney Clemons Beyond A “Brickhouse Athlete”

Brickhouse Talk Recognize KORTNEY CLEMONS AS THE BRICKHOUSE OF THE MONTH!!U.S. Paralympian sprinter Kortney Clemons, it's not only an accurate description; it's inherent to his life because of his mom."My mom, she told us that everyday you get another opportunity to make your life better. Some days, you may not get as far as you would like to but you learn from those days and you continue to use that to go through life."Clemons will … [Read more...]

Brickhouse Talk Athlete Of The Month “ELITE” Physical Trainer Jose Garcia

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For over 25 years, Jose Garcia has been involved in the health and fitness industry as a competitor, trainer and rehabilitation expert. He is a certified coach and trainer working with competitive bodybuilders, endurance athletes and professional fighters. In addition, he offers extensive bodywork and therapeutic recovery. Specializing in the performance driven athlete, Jose provides services to top athletes in many sports such as cycling, … [Read more...]

Brickhouse Talk Athlete Of The Month San Jose CA MMA Fighter “Ricky Jackson”

BRICKHOUSE TALK is honored to feature MMA fighter Ricky Jackson and when you learn of his story you will see why we nominated him as our April Athlete Of The Month. Not only does Ricky possess great athleticism in the cage he is very visible in the community giving back to those who are in need. He is a true "Brickhouse" indeed. He took his vision and made it reality while reaching back to help others along the way. He is an inspiration to many … [Read more...]

Brianna Johnson, a senior at Mt. Eden High School in Hayward CA was born to play basketball. Her dedication to this craft began as early as the 6th grade while attending The Boys & Girls Club in Hayward California.She's always possessed an uncanny determination that wasn't typical for a young girl her age. Brianna continued to work hard and excel at the game. Her versatility as a player made her more valuable to her team. Whether point …

Brickhouse CC Sabathia Pays It Forward

New York Yankees Pitcher and Vallejo High School Alumnus CC Sabathia attended a ceremony on Friday January 27,2012 for the dedication of a renovated baseball field named after him. The field was named "CC Sabathia Field at Patterson Park and is located on the campus of Vallejo High School. Sabathia's alma mater and where he helped lead the Apaches to the section championship game in 1998CC Sabathia believes in giving back to his community and … [Read more...]

 With her eyes on the prize 26 years old Raquel Miller is focused on making and changing history when it comes to women boxing in the Olympic games. Don't be fooled by her pretty face and captivating smile this diva posses a powerful punch that's well respected and she believes its enough to fight her way to London and win the Olympic gold medal.As a  San Francisco native Raquel was accustom to street fighting because that's what …

A Genuine “Brickhouse Athlete” #94 Mr. Johnathan Hulett of Southwestern University College (SAGU)

  Words can't possibly express the gratitude I feel when having the opportunity to meet an athlete that confirms my vision of Brickhouse Talk. To give recognition to a individual for his/her athleticism, sportsmanship is rewarding within itself but Johnathan Butler exceeded my expectations. Surfing the web for latest news on his former high school, Johnathan came across the article written about  Corrigan-Camden Bulldogs … [Read more...]

 Javon "JJ The Jet" Tillman #4 is definitely warranted of the title "Brickhouse Athlete"!! He showcased his athleticism and talent as the San Leandro Pirates defeated the Mt Eden Monarch 45-8 Friday October 14th. Holding the positions as a RB, WR & DB Javon Tillman is well capable and equipped to wear the many hats on the field. Offensively he possesses speed and agility to make it into the end zone whether its for a touch down or …