The third annual Street JAM, presented by The Resource Center, begins today at 8 a.m. when Mark Olson and Greg Krauza welcome the athletes to the event.
At 5:50 p.m. there will be an exhibition show featuring a team of Special Olympians coached by Dan Neeley, and at 6 p.m. the STREET SLAM slam dunk contest will begin. Games will continue on through Sunday, beginning at 8 a.m.
West Second Street between Jefferson and Washington streets, West Third Street between Monroe and Washington streets and Lafayette Street between Second and Third streets will all be closed beginning at approximately 8 a.m. The streets will reopen on Sunday after the tournament is finished and the equipment has been packed up.
For more information about the third annual Street JAM, visit their website or call the Hoopline at 664-1477.