West Virginia University at Parkersburg NEWS
March 17, 2010
WVU Parkersburg student organization sponsoring Harlem Rockets' appearance.
CONTACT: Louis Roy, Criminal Justice Organization faculty advisor, 304-424-8253.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
A team of community leaders will take on the Harlem Rockets Comedy Basketball Team Sunday, March 28, at the Parkersburg High School Field House.
The 2 p.m. game is sponsored by West Virginia University at Parkersburg's Criminal Justice Organization. Proceeds from the game will benefit CJO programs and activities. Prior to the Parkersburg All Stars' featured event, a wheelchair basketball game will feature the Wheelers and CJO student members.
Advance tickets are $8. At the door, tickets are $10; children under five will be admitted free. Tickets may be obtained by contacting CJO faculty advisor Louis Roy at the college, 304-424-8253.
Since 1992, the New York-based Harlem Rockets Team has entertained fans of all ages with a unique combination of dazzling basketball skills, zany comedy and audience participation. Members are talented former college and professional basketball players who specialize in amazing shots and good-willed camaraderie on the court.