WHEN THE BALL STOPS BOUNCING
"It’s only when the game stops that we realize
THE REAL GAME IS JUST THE BEGINNING"
LIFE AFTER SPORTS
On November 24, 2014, Carrick suffered what most expected to be a career-ending injury, jeopardizing all the hard work he had spent years building toward. He was faced with an even tougher task, what to do now that the ball had stopped bouncing. This is the reality for the majority of athletes in the world. In fact, less than 1 percent of high school athletes actually make it to the professional level in their sport. Eventually, the time will come to move on toother things. He found a way through his adverse times to create and find hiswhy. He learned how to apply the same tools he used while playing on the court,off the court: Carrick, President and CEO, and now motivational speaker. He’s a man of unquestionable characters and spirit. He plans to teach, motivate and inspire current and former athletes by giving them the tools to win off the field.