The Jr. NBA/WNBA clinic at St. Joh’s Insitute Gym in Bacolod City drew participation from 445 young players over the weekend, a press release from the organizers said. The young basketeers came from Bacolod and neighboring towns and cities in Negros Occidental as well as from Aklan. The coaches’ clinic on Saturday was joined by 70 basketball mentors. The clinic was conducted by the NBA to involve coaches in the Visayas region in the league’s international youth development program that promotes basketball participation, sportsmanship and teamwork and an active lifestyle among children, the press release said.
Source: Visayan Daily Star