Archive for Monday, December 17, 2012

Jaguar Jam’ to feature youth basketball scrimmages, benefit charitable organizations

December 17, 2012, 3:06 p.m.

Updated: December 19, 2012, 12:00 a.m.

Basketball will return a week early in the Mill Valley community. The Mill Valley basketball program and Breakthrough Basketball will play host to the Jaguar Jam, a youth scrimmage event on Dec. 28 that will benefit the Special Olympics of Kansas and Coaches vs. Cancer.

Boys basketball teams in third- through sixth-grade are invited to register for scrimmages on Mill Valley High courts with current Jaguars players serving as officials.

Sixth-graders will scrimmage from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., followed by fifth-graders from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. and third- and fourth-graders from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. The Mill Valley boys team will follow with a scrimmage of its own at 6:15 p.m. with an autograph session afterward, and an alumni scrimmage from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Coaches must register at A waiver release form must also be completed by all players ahead of time and can be found at

Concessions will be offered and teams, parents and community members are encouraged to make a small donation to support the Special Olympics of Kansas and Coaches vs. Cancer Foundation.


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