Special Olympics basketball action at UW-Green Bay

GREEN BAY — The Black Student Union at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay is sponsoring a Special Olympics charity basketball event this Saturday, April 18, at the Kress Events Center.

Athletes from Special Olympics Wisconsin—Northeastern Area will play against athletes from the graduate program of New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill.

Catch the action of several games from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The event ends with UW-Green Bay men’s basketball team members performing drills. The Phoenix athletes will spend time with the other participating athletes and other community members.

Tickets are $2 each or a donation of two canned food items.

The Kress Events Center is located on the UW-Green Bay campus, 2420 Nicolet Drive.