DeAnte’ Mitchell is the staff writer for the St. John’s Men’s basketball team on RedStormReport.com, a Yahoo! Rivals resource for College Basketball and High School basketball recruiting. Before joining RedStormReport.com, DeAnte was a full time staff writer, now part-time, for NYCHoops.net, a member of Yahoo! Rivals extensive network of high school basketball coverage.
He is a young, vibrant and popular writer. A regular contributor to NYCHoops.net, since 2011, he has wrote numerous articles on High School McDonald’s All-Americans, AAU coaches, NCAA Division 1 head coaches, future and current professional athletes, including Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs and Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks, along with aspiring NCAA athletes. He has several years of experience dating back to 2009 at Bleacher Report, where he produced over 150 articles through his three year stay at the company. He also has a plethora of other journaltic experience writing engaging and driven content.
He understands the intracacies of every level. He started his own blog in 2010 and received more than a quarter million page views in its first two years of existence. This success led to many different opportunities including his articles from B/R being featured on CBS, a live on-air interview with ESPN Radio Hawaii with Alan Miya, along with being credentialed at the McDonald’s All-American game, Kansas State University, the Fab 48, and many others.
He strongly values innovation, sustainability, loyalty, passion, and the freedom to be creative. He is currently pursuing a BA in English with an emphasis in creative writing, minioring in Journalism.