Enjoy a recap of this year's event. More photos and information available at www.S4KF.org
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MARCH MADNESS HAS ARRIVED!

Join us for the 24th Annual Leonard Shearer Youth Basketball Event.  The only tournament of its kind in Hillsborough county providing a true intramural basketball competition for youth attending special schools.

GAME DAY

EVENT INFO:

Thursday, March 09, 2017
10:00am - 2:00pm
FREE ADMISSION TO THE PUBLIC

The University of Tampa
BOB MARTINEZ SPORTS CENTER
 
400 North Blvd, Tampa, FL 33606

JOIN US!  Open to the Public!  Witness incredible skills, slam dunks, layups and more!  It’s intense intramural competition, teamwork, individual achievement, original artwork, essays, cheerleading and more.. 

The qualifications for entry are strict for these students, and the each must work hard all year long to become eligible to compete---attendance and behavior standards are all taken into account to qualify. 

BASKETBALL...AND BEYOND

In addition to the basketball event, the students also compete in the form of an Art, Essay & Video competition. Students look forward all year long to show off their talents and skills. It is a truly transformational and life-changing event for these kids.  

Veteran Master of Ceremonies Bob Conigliaro with Caspers Company/ McDonalds Restaurants with this year's celebrity guest speaker, Mr. Paul Porter, the voice of the Tampa Bay Lightning.  Caspers has been a title sponsor and integral part of this event for all 24 years.  

Noah Z of Mendez Exceptional Center takes 1st place in both the Art Contest.  He also took second place in the Essay Contest as well.  Very talented young man!

Noah Z of Mendez Exceptional Center takes 1st place in both the Art Contest.  He also took second place in the Essay Contest as well.  Very talented young man!

For sponsorship opportunities for next year's 25th Annual Leonard  Shearer March Madness Youth Basketball Event, please contact pjeffre@s4kf.org.