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Are you a basketball fan? Then you will not want to miss the MLK Shoot-Out, taking place at Timothy Christian Schools in the WAC (Ward Athletic Center) on Monday, January 21! Tip-off is at 1:30 pm.  Eight teams, four games featuring some of the best high school basketball athletes in the midwest!

SHOOTOUT SCHEDULE:

1:30 Chicago Hope vs Parkview Christian
3:00 Timothy Christian vs Aurora Christian
4:30 Chicago Orr vs Blackhawk Christian
6:00 Naperville North vs Marian Catholic

TICKETS/ADMISSION

Tickets are $5.00 for Adults and $3 for Seniors/Students. No passes will be accepted. Gates will be open one hour before game time.

CONCESSIONS

There will be concessions available the day of the Shootout.

PLAYERS TO WATCH

Caleb Furst, 6’9” Power Forward, Blackhawk Christian
Top 30 national ranking in class of 2021`

Being recruited by many Division 1 programs including Butler, Indiana, Northwestern, Ohio State and Purdue

Tom Welch, 6’7” Forward, Naperville North
Top 10 player in Illinois in class of 2019
Committed to play at Loyola University

Tujautae Williams, 6’5” Forward, Chicago Orr
Top 50 player in Chicagoland
Division 1 Prospect

Will Wolfe, 6’5” Forward, Aurora Christian
Top 50 player in Chicagoland
Division 1 prospect

Ahron Ulis, 6’1” Guard, Marian Catholic High School
Top 50 player in Chicagoland
Division 1 prospect

MINISTRY CAUSE

The Trojan MLK has chosen Breakthrough Urban Ministries as a partner for a cause with our shootout. We will have a booth set up in the lobby to give information about Breakthrough and a place to collect donations for their ministry.

 

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