OCU Guard Milen Kostov to Tour With Athletes in Action

CIRCLEVILLE, OH - OCU senior guard Milen Kostov will hit the road on June 12th with Athletes in Action as part of the 2012 AIA Bulgaria Tour.  Kostov will be one member of the twelve man roster made up of current college players and professional players from Bulgaria.  The tour will feature seven games against pro select teams and universities in Illinois, Ohio, and Tennessee.  

In addition to competing in games, the team will actively be involved in ministry outreach through providing several youth basketball clinics during the one month tour.

"I am excited about the opportunity to be a part of this tour," said Kostov.  "It will give me a chance to share the gospel with others, to be a good influence, and to be an example for those who have not heard about my Savior, Jesus Christ."

Athletes in Action works with athletes worldwide. Currently the global influence of AIA reaches to over 90 countries and thousand of athletes. They send out around 45 competitive teams every summer representing Jesus Christ while exchanging cultural experiences and competing in various sports. AIA staff work in over 125 colleges in the United States and with over 35 professional teams. Bulgaria has hosted several wrestling and baseball teams as well as 7 basketball teams. 

To follow Milen's journey with Athletes in Action over the next month please click HERE.