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 EDITOR'S ADVISORY: Weekend Women's Wheelchair Basketball Tournament 




Feb. 23, 2005

A good feature photo and interview opportunity exists Thursday-Saturday when Slippery Rock University hosts the 31st National Women’s Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, with 125 players from around the country competing. The Pittsburgh-based Steel City Starz competes at 9 a.m. Thursday. All games are free and at SRU’s Robert N. Aebersold Student Recreation Center.

Games are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Friday, with the championship game at 1 p.m. Saturday. The USA Junior National Team, new to the tournament and comprised of high school wheelchair players from around the county, competes against adult players in the tournament at 11 a.m. Saturday.


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