Uptown Sports Academy 2008 Special Events

The weekend of March 21- 23, 2008, the Englewood-based Uptown Sports Academy are planning to host a "Roundball Classic Weekend" at the Rothman Athletic Center on the campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University- Hackensack, NJ. It will include the following youth and adult basketball activities:

1- Friday, March 21, 2008 Jr. NBA / Jr. WNBA Youth Basketball Clinic (FREE for Boys & Girls 8- 13 years old). Sessions are 10 am- 1 pm (Girls) & 2 pm- 5 pm (Boys). This is an opportunity for all kids to showcase their skills, as well as to sign up for the USA Jr. NBA / Jr. WNBA Draft for its Youth Summer Basketball League that will run in July- August 2008.

2- Saturday, March 22, 2008 the 2nd Annual Bill Willoughby Roundball Classic Showcase Event. A quadrupleheader feat. 120 of the Top High School Seniors (Boys & Girls) from Bergen , Essex, Hudson & Passaic Counties. Coaches will include: Bob Hurley, Sr, (Hudson County Boys), Dan Hurley (Essex County Boys), Damon Wright (Passaic County Boys), Brain Long & Gordon Whiting (Bergen County Boys), Felicia Oliver (Essex County Girls), Dan Reardon & Bill DeFazio (Hudson County Girls), Marquette Burgess (Passaic County Girls) & Al Roth (Bergen County Girls). Special invited guests include: Dr. Aaron Graham (Bergen County Superintendent of Schools), Rory Sparrow (Former NBA Player), Brenda Blackmon (Anchor- My 9 News), Tom Coughlin (Head Coach NY Giants) & others.

3- Sunday, March 23, 2008 Easter "3 on 3 Roundball Challenge" for Adult Men & Women over 18 years old. Cash, trophies & other prizes will be given.

Funds raised through the "Roundball Classic Weekend" will help support the USA Youth Basketball Program and activities. For additional information about the "Roundball Classic Weekend" or USA , please contact Carl via email: uptownsports@verizon.net or www.uptownsports.net (Coming Soon).

Thanks for your support,

Carl Winfree,

Program & Event Coordinator Uptown Sports Academy  





Paid for by Friends of Michael J. Wildes For Mayor, Assemblyman Arnold Brown, Treasurer

250 Allison Court, Englewood, NJ 07631