An exhibition basketball team is heading to Southside High School’s gym for a night of roundball action. Flight Squad, a team consisting of former professional athletes and Division 1 players who have played on teams in the U.S.A. as well as overseas, will play a local team usually including teachers, coaches, EMT workers, and people from local businesses. The event is scheduled for Saturday, March 24, at 6 p.m.
The game will benefit Family Violence Prevention, Inc. in Batesville. Tickets are $10 and are available at Citizens Bank, First Community Bank, and at the Family Violence Prevention office inside the Independence County Courthouse. Tickets will also be available at the door.
For more information on Flight Squad, visit flightsquadball.com.