Tip Off Event

September 27th, 2008

Healthy Hoops Kentucky debuted its first Tip-Off Event on Saturday, September 27, 2008 at duPont Manual High School in Louisville, KY. Over 100 children and their families participated in a half day of medical screenings, basketball drills, and fun activities.

The day was full of health screenings and asthma education provided by local medical professionals and volunteers.

The basketball drills were conducted by local coaches and players including Healthy Hoops Kentucky Honorary Chairperson Darrell Griffith, former University of Louisville basketball and Utah Jazz legend, University of Louisville Womens Basketball Head Coach Jeff Walz, Bellarmine University Men's Basketball Head Coach Scottie Davenport, and Indiana University Southeast Men’s Head Basketball Coach Wiley Brown.