Indianapolis, IN. The American Basketball Association (ABA) has added the Central Florida Mix located in the Orlando metro area to its growing list of expansion teams for the 2019-2020 season. “What a great addition to the
ABA,” stated ABA CEO Joe Newman. “A terrific owner in a a great area. I can see nothing but success on and off the court.”
The team is owned by Andy Gines, the Athletics Recruitment Coordinator for Johnson University. A native of Bronx NY, Andy moved to Florida in 1977 and played football and baseball in high school including 3 championship teams. After school, he began a career for over 15 years in retail loss prevention before being hired as Asst Coach for Men’s Soccer at Johnson U, moving onto
Head Coach of Woman’s Soccer and then Head Coach of Men’s Soccer. “I am truly excited to be a part of this great league,” added Gines. “Orlando has a large Puerto Rican population and there are some fabulous PR players in the area; we will be very competitive, I can assure you that.” For more information, email [email protected] or visit www.abaliveaction.com.