Big Brothers Big Sisters match prove that rival fans can be friends

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by WHAS11

WHAS11.com

Posted on May 24, 2012 at 5:51 PM

Updated Thursday, May 24 at 7:26 PM

(WHAS11) – One Big Brothers Big Sisters match is proof that UK and UofL fans can get along. In fact they can even becomes really close friends.

At age 11, Daeona Dillion, a UofL fan, is flat out amazing with the basketball. She likes to play with her big sister Gerri Spencer, a UK fan.

The two have been together for just a short time but they are getting along well.

Mentors can be so important in a young person's life for many different reasons. One reason is to help them stay in school.

Daeona is a middle school student in Shelbyville. She lives with her mom and two 14-year-old sisters, who are twins. Daeona loves basketball and wants to play for the WNBA. She also loves with cooking and baking.

If you think you'll have this summer to help shape a young person's life for the future it is a great time to get started.

Call the staff at their Gardiner Lane headquarters at 1-877-588-2300. 
 

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