CHICAGO,IL–A growing number of Muslims, even those from immigrant communities, are making their mark in the athletic field. The Harper Community College in Palatine recently signed Abdul Mushtaq to their basketball team.
The 6-foot-2 shooting guard from Wheeling High School who is a current Harper student, is excited to get his Harper College basketball career started and impressed with the professionalism of the new coaching staff.
â€œThey keep you on point with what you need to do and are helping you with your game,â€ he told the harperhawks.net.
The engineering major plans on working hard this summer to get ready for the basketball season.
â€œIâ€™m going to get back in shape and work on my scoring and ball-handling,â€ Mushtaq said.