Premier League 4 Sport basketball players win competition in Sheffield.
Basketball players representing Wigan Athletic were crowned as champions at England Basketball’s 3v3 competition in Sheffield last Saturday.
Not only did the team – made up of players from Wigan Athletic Community Trust’s Premier League 4 Sport programme – win the competition, but one of the players, Ryan Gordon, was also named as Player of the Tournament.
The players took on teams from a number of other football clubs, including Stoke City, West Brom and Wolves, on their way to winning the competition.
Wigan Athletic Community Trust run the Premier League 4 Sport programme in and around Wigan, providing young people with the chance to play a variety of sports, including athletics, badminton, basketball, hockey, netball, table tennis, tennis and volleyball.
This summer Premier League 4 Sport basketball sessions will continue at Wigan Youth Zone on Mondays 7.00 – 8.00pm and Thursdays 7.00 – 8.00pm.
To find out more about all Premier League 4 Sport sessions, please contact Zac Taylor on 01942 488 530 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.