Patrick Kona is originally ,from Cameroon. He began playing basketball at age of 10 on the local parks and playgrounds. After displaying unique talent he was recruited to join the Cameroonian Junior National Academy at age of 15. He led his team Noga Airforce to three junior national league championships in his tenure with the team. In 2007 Patrick was awarded a full scholarship to play in ¬ì University¬î in Thailand. He led his university team to consecutive championships in 2006 and 2007 before becoming a professional in 2008. During his professional careerhe has played for 2 different teams in the Thailand Professional League, including PEA and Hi-Tech Basketball. In his frst year in the Thai league with the aforementioned PEA team he was awarded the 2008-09 MVP trophy. Patrick¬ís played for the PEA team that reached the finals in consecutive years of 2008- and 2009. He finally won his first professional title in the 2010 Kings Cup with Hi-Tech. His passion for the game is infectious. He loves teaching the game of basketball and he is a favorite of our students.