Come cheer on our athletes in San Marcos!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE



Put your basketball skills to the test at the Special Olympics Texas area basketball tournament. The competition will take place February 28 – March 1 at the Jowers Center on the Texas State University campus.

 

The tournament is set to begin at 5:30 p.m. on Friday and wrap at 9:30 p.m. Saturday’s competition will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 8:00 p.m. SOTX athletes will have the chance to participate in individual skills, team skills, 3 on 3 events, 5 on 5 games and Unified competitions. The registration deadline is February 25.

 

Click here to sign up for a volunteer shift. For more information, contact Jason Miller (jmiller@sotx.org) at 512.491.2964.

    
About Special Olympics Texas

Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect.  SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 44,500 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.  To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646.  Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas; fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTX; youtube.com/specialolympicstexas.

 

Co-Sponsors:
Coca-Cola Refreshments, Food Town, H-E-B Tournament of Champions
Charitable Trust and the Law Enforcement Torch Run


Ramonica R. Jones
Public Relations Coordinator
Special Olympics Texas
rjones@sotx.org


About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect.  SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 58,800 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.  To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646.  Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas; fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTX; youtube.com/specialolympicstexas.