On Saturday, May 14th, 2005, at 2:00 p.m., Bearcat basketball legends will battle former Xavier greats to help Shining Star Sports, a non-profit organization bringing kids together from all walks of life. The event in its fourth year was started by former Musketeer Sherwin Anderson in 1999. Former Bearcat Alex Meacham became vice president in 2001.
The Shootout will be held at Roger Bacon High School. Tickets are $7.00 per person and can be purchased at the following web site until May 6th Ticket Web Service Walk-up tickets will sell for $10.00 at the door on the day of the event.
This is the organizations main fundraising event and is sponsored by Fifth Third Bank and The Cintas Corporation.
To learn more about the Shining Star program, visit their web-site at the following link. Shining Star Sports