Sunday, December 21st, 2014 Bookmark and Share
HOME NEWS LIFESTYLES SPORTS COLUMNISTS EDITORIAL LETTERS ARCHIVES REGISTER

No harm to watch these hoops

August 10, 2011

The finest local women basketball players are prepared to go toe-to-toe for a good cause during the XXcel Charity All-Star Game, which will take place on August 13 at Durham College.

Running from 1 to 4 p.m. on campus, the game is dedicated in memory of Marian Crome and will raise funds in order to sponsor a child through World Vision and support Ovarian Cancer Canada.

Included in the festivities will be a game featuring the top 20 players from the XXcel Women’s Basketball League, a three-point competition ($2 to enter) a “Bump” challenge ($1 to enter) a vertical jump challenge ($1 to enter) and a free children’s game.

Also included is a silent auction with great prizes, like an autographed basketball from the Boston Celtic’s Glen “Big Baby” Davis.

The event, which also features a bake sale, can be attended for $5.

For more information, go to www.xxcelbasketball.com.

 


Recent Related Articles

Swedish import making statement with Gens


READ

Gens profile: Aidan Wallace


READ

A glimpse at teams Finland and Russia


2014-12-17

By Joel Wittnebel/The Oshawa Express

The defending World Junior champions and one of the top powerhouses of hockey are rolling into town on Sunday. Here’s what to e READ


|The Oshawa Express | Contact Us |
774 Simcoe St. S., Oshawa, ON, L1H 4K6
Phone: 905-571-7334 , Fax: 905-571-0255
2010 Dowellman Publishing Corp, All Rights Reserved