On Saturday, 10/23 St. Martin CYO Basketball has an exciting trip scheduled to the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. Anyone can go. Here are the details:
– Bus will leave St. Martin de Porres at 6 AM on Saturday, 10/23. Please arrive by 5:45 AM. Kids can go without parents since there will be chaperons.
– We will see Hall of Fame Coach and Two-Time National Champion Jim Calhoun run a men’s practice at Gampel Pavilion from 9 AM to 12 PM, then meet the players and coaches plus get autographs
– After practice, we’ll take a bus tour of campus to see the university plus their on-campus sports facilities.
– From roughly 1:30 to 2:30 PM, we’ll visit the Husky Heritage Sports Museum to learn more about UConn athletics and their numerous national championships in both basketball and other sports.
– The day will end with pizza from 3:30 to 5 PM at Willington Pizza, a winner of many national awards for their pizza and whose restaurant has much UConn memorabilia.
– The bus will depart the restaurant at 5 PM and return to St. Martin at 7:30 PM.
The cost is $15 per person. Please contact Chris Fields at 845-206-3068 ASAP if you would like to go.