Meet Our Pro
Javon Markese Levi was born to Shirley and Tommy Levi. He was born on October 23,1998 in Heidelberg Germany. When his father received military orders they were stationed back stateside to Fort. Hood Texas and began residing in Killeen, Texas. Javon expressed an interest in basketball at the early age of 2 years old. He started playing with first and second graders at the age of 4. Due to his skill level,talent, love and interest in the sport. He began playing basketball with the Boys And Girls Club, AAU Team, and the Killeen Dream Team.
When he entered high School at Shoemaker he played as a Freshman on the varsity team for his entire 4 years in high school. He also participated in football, and cross country. However his love for football kept him in high standards within his school and community. While in high school he made history and became the only high school basketball player at Shoemaker High school to be named to the "All State Team" during his Junior and Senior year. He was named District Offensive Most Valuable Player for 2016 and District Most Valuable Player for 2017.Javon became known as "Lamb" for his love of the game, his personality, his mentoring and coaching within the community. He also has a love for Chick-Fil-A sandwiches.
Javon has such a love for the lord, his family and friends. He is a member of the Usher Board at Greater Community Churchand amember of the ADN Beautillion. While playing high school basketball, he was a part of the 58th Whataburger Tournament for 2015; Mansfield ISB Spring Creek Holiday Classics 2015; 2015-2016 All area MVP TABC All Region and All State; Offensive Player Of The Year in 2016; All Tournament Team 2016 MISD Spring Creek Barbeque Classics MAnsfield; 2016 KDH Team All District and Team All Area; 2016-2017 was named 3 times Player of the week. He graduated high school in 2017 with a GPA of 3.0. One of his most memorable moments was leading his high school basketball team to the Regional tournament.
Javon is working towards becoming a professional basketball player and coach. He planned to attend and did attend the University of Texas Rio-Grande Valley from 2018-2021. During his college time he played basketball for the full duration of the 4 years in college. While majoring in Kinesiology and taking a minor in Journalism. He completed his bachelor's degree in "Multidisciplinary Studies"
His favorite scripture verse is Philipians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me".
Some of his college basketball highlights and accomplishments consist of being named the WAC-Western Athletic Conference Defensive player of the year for men's basketball in 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 UTRGV; Breakout Athlete of the year for 2018-2019.