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TWU Project INVEST hosts “Battle of the Backboards” basketball game featuring first responders vs. military May 13, 2014

5/5/14

DENTON — Texas Woman’s University’s Project INVEST (Injured Veterans Entering Sport Training) is hosting its first ever “Battle of the Backboards” basketball game May 13, 2014, which features Denton area first responders vs. members of the military from Fort Hood.

TWU is looking for more first responders to participate in the game, which will take place on Tuesday, May 13 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in TWU Fitness and Recreation Center gymnasium. Practices for first responders are set for May 8 and 12 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the TWU Fitness and Recreation Center gym. For more information or to sign up to participate, please contact Michelle Enos at menos@twu.edu or (940) 898-2575.

“Battle of the Backboards” is part of TWU’s Project INVEST, which is sponsored by Heritage Health Solutions and offers opportunities for injured veterans to play Paralympic sports and have their families join them in other recreational activities throughout the year.

For more information, visit www.twu.edu/project-invest/.


Media Contact:

Amanda Simpson
Director of Media Relations
940-898-3456
asimpson1@twu.edu

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