Women's Basketball Participates in Youth Clinics

PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Brown women's basketball team recently participated in local youth clinics to demonstrate fundamental basketball skills and offer advice on sportsmanship.


Members of this year's team attended clinics with the King Philip Regional Youth Basketball Association on October 27 and the Coventry Basketball Association on November 3.


"These clinics give the coaches and players a great community service opportunity as well as the chance to show these young and upcoming players the proper fundamentals and the importance of sportsmanship in our game," said Head Coach Jean Marie Burr.


The Bears will open their 40th season this Sunday against Lafayette in the Pizzitola Sports Center as part of a doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m.