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Gardner to coach at charity event

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Gardner to coach at charity event

     FAYETTEVILLE – University of Arkansas head women’s basketball coach Susie Gardner is one of the celebrity coaches for the “It’s Better than Your Grandfather’s Basketball Show” to benefit Crisis Center Services on Saturday, May 15.
     “This is a great cause and we want to make sure the Lady Razorbacks are out in the community helping give back,” Gardner said.
     Hosted at Bentonville High School gym, tickets for the main show are $5.00 with free admission for kids under five.
     Doors open at BHS gym at 5:30, with tipoff for the two-hour game set for 6 p.m.
     Gardner will coach the NW Arkansas All-Stars which will face the Harlem Ambassadors. Two of her assistants, Kelley Waters and Ali Clark, along with Lady’Back strength and conditioning graduate assistant Shayne McKenzie, will be players on the NWA All-Stars.
     Several current Lady Razorback basketball players will attend to sign autographs and assist with the event.
     All proceeds benefit the Northwest Arkansas Crisis Center.



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