COMPTON CRICKET CLUB
The media and critics can bash the history of inner city poverty and violence in Compton, Los Angeles all they want. We say this because unbeknownst to them (and us, until recently) a very unique cricket league has helped heal the wounds of the distraught community. The following Grantland narrative documents how the sport got introduced to a very hopeful group of men, who in turn, transformed the negative effects of their environments into profound opportunity.
republica | On 08, Aug 2013