Gargus places in iHoops Skills Challenge
Posted: Thursday, April 22, 2010 4:01 pm
GARGUS PLACES — On April 10, 18 participants ages 9-14 from all over the region had the opportunity to participate in the Regional iHoops Skills Challenge. They were chosen to participate by competing in a local competition. This was one of 29 Regional Competitions being held in NBA team markets across the country and Canada that will determine those youngsters advancing to the National Finals in Orlando, Fla. This national basketball skills competition provides boys and girls a free opportunity to showcase their basketball abilities in a time-based, half-court obstacle course. The iHoops Skills Challenge focuses on basketball skill development while encouraging participation in the game.
Magen Gargus of Union City placed 2nd in the 13-14 year old girls category. Magen advanced to the Regional by competing in Martin Parks & Recreation’s Inaugural Local Competition. Way to go Magen!