September 28, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Basketball Clinic Features Jackie Stiles

The Springfield-Greene County Park Board will host a Basketball Clinic with former Missouri State University women’s basketball standout Jackie Stiles from 1 – 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Doling Family Center, 301 E. Talmage St.

The developmental basketball clinic is offered to boys and girls in grades third through seventh. The cost is $35 per participant, with registration based on availability. Registration is available directly at http://bit.ly/1j42NO or www.parkboard.org, or in-person at the Park Board main office, 1923 N. Weller Ave.

Stiles was an Associated Press First Team All-American during her college career at MSU, was named ESPN Shooting Guard of the Year and holds the record as the Leading Women’s Basketball Scorer in MSU, Missouri Valley Conference, and NCAA histories. Stiles also was the 2001 WNBA Rookie of the Year.

For more information, media contact: Susan Provance, Athletics Administrator, (417) 837-5817; or Bob Nelson, Public Information Administrator, (417) 874-2176.