As part of WNBA Cares Week and H-E-B Tournament of Champions, the Stars and H-E-B will unveil the newly renovated gymnasium at the Young Women’s Leadership Academy (SAISD) on Tuesday, May 13 at 2 p.m. H-E-B Tournament of Champions, Silver & Black Give Back and XGrafx provided resources to renovate the 60-year-old gym at the Young Women’s Leadership Academy (YWLA) to give students a fresh and current space to exercise and practice.
Stars players, coaches and H-E-B representatives will join the YWLA student-body in a special net cutting ceremony to dedicate the new gym complete with YWLA and Stars-themed designs, fresh paint and new equipment.
The event will conclude with Stars coaches and players leading a WNBA Cares FIT Clinic for the members of the YWLA basketball team.
WHO: Shenise Johnson, Stars guard
Jia Perkins, Stars guard
Danielle Robinson, Stars guard
Dan Hughes, Stars Head Coach and General Manager
James Wade, Stars Assistant Coach
Suzanne Wade, H-E-B President of San Antonio Food/Drug Division and Young Women’s Leadership Academy Advisory Board Member
Delia McLerran, Young Women’s Leadership Academy Principal
Andrew Monaco, Fox Sports Southwest broadcaster
WHERE: Young Women’s Leadership Academy Gymnasium
2123 W. Huisache Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78201
WHEN: Tuesday, May 13
2 – 3 p.m.
NOTE: Media parking located in a reserved lot off of Mulberry located in proximity to the gymnasium. Please contact Julie Bedingfield, firstname.lastname@example.org or 210-867-6825, with any questions.