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April 30, 2010 > Golden State Road Warriors going to Mattos

Golden State Road Warriors going to Mattos

Submitted By Victor Backer

Nationally-known wheelchair basketball team the Golden State Road Warriors will be visiting Mattos Elementary School on Friday, May 7, at 1 p.m. The Golden State Road Warriors are sponsored by the NBA Golden State Warriors. Members of this award-winning wheelchair team will be providing a demo to students of Mattos Elementary School.

Some of the team members who will be participating include coach Paul Jackson. Jackson was recently inducted into the National Wheelchair Basketball Hall of Fame. Jackson is also the assistant coach for the U.S. Paralympics team.

Fremont resident Chuck Gill, who has played throughout the world and a parolympian, will also be on hand with a few other members of the Golden State Road Warriors. Members of the team visit schools throughout the Bay Area providing demonstrations, fundraising events and halftimes at NBA Warrior games at Oracle Arena in Oakland.

Members of the Golden State Road Warriors are excited about making their second visit to Mattos Elementary. For more information on this exciting wheelchair basketball team, visit their website at www.goldenstateroadwarriors.com.

For more information on this event, contact Victor Backer at 510-551-3521 or via e-mail at events194536@yahoo.com.

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