The 1st Annual Turkey Shootout Wheelchair Basketball Tournament was held November 20-22 at the Copperview Recreation Center in Sandy. This was a Championship and Juniors Division tournament featuring the Neuroworx Wheelin’ Jazz and our brand new Jr Wheelin’ Jazz teams. Click HERE to see the complete game schedule.
We have several teams committed to our tournament. In the Championship Division, along with your #4 Wheelin’ Jazz, we have the #3 Dallas Mavericks, #5 Golden State Warriors, #9 LA Lakers, #12 Rancho Renegades, #16 LA Clippers, #20 Phoenix Suns, University of Arizona Wildchairs, and Denver Nuggets. This is a great field of teams and the competition will be great.
On the Juniors roster will be the Rancho Renegades, Seattle Sonics, Denver Nuggets and our own Junior Wheelin’ Jazz.
Copperview Recreation Center is a Salt Lake County facility. Salt Lake County Adaptive is hosting the tournament and covering the costs. We are grateful to Jeff Burley and the County for supporting Wheelchair athletics and sponsoring this great event. Click here to visit the Salt Lake County Adaptive webpage to learn more about the programs being offered for the handicapped. We are proud to be associated with these programs.