Hoops skills competition on the way
The Jeffersonville Optimist Club will hold its annual Tri-Star Basketball Skills contest at 10 a.m. Feb. 23 at Nachand Fieldhouse, 601 E. Court Ave., Jeffersonville.
The contest will consists of three tests aimed at evaluating a contestant’s skills in passing, shooting and dribbling a basketball. Boys and girls compete separately and individually in six age groups (8-13.), against youth of their own age.
Entry forms will be available at the contest site on the day of competition. There is no cost to participate. First and second place finishers will advance to a free district finals competition. Trophies will be presented for first, second and third place. For more information contact Tom Kempf Jr. at 812-283-9508.