Kaneland Boys Basketball will host the inaugural Hoops for Heroes – Day and Knight of Hoops to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project from noon to 9 p.m. Saturday at Kaneland High School.
Six varsity/sophomore basketball programs (including Kaneland) will be showcased throughout the day.
The event also will feature:
• Exhibition games by the Kaneland Youth Basketball and Cagers programs
• Kaneland Pep Bands
• Team cheers and spirit for all teams, by Kaneland Youth Cheer
• Food and drink by the Kaneland Sports Boosters
• Customizable event clothing
• 50/50 raffle with winners all day (and Knight) long
• Draw down raffle following the hoops at Maple Park’s Bootlegger’s Bar and Grill (with a $2,000 grand prize)
• and Chuck-a-duck
Proceeds from the event will benefit Wounded Warrior Project (www.woundedwarriorproject.org) to honor and empower wounded veterans.
Sponsorship opportunities are available as well.