Washington Quad Team Wins Hoops for D86
The winning team included Kesha Brown (Washington), Erin Buteau (JFK), Natalie Coleman (JFK), Tiffany Ellett (Washington), Victoria Green (Woodland), Casonya Henderson (Keith), Dan Kelley (Eisenhower), Ben Meinert (Keith), Jordan Miller (Washington), and Dan Wikert (Washington) and were coached by Washington Junior High Principal Mike Latting. Second Place went to the Gompers Junior High Quadrant, followed by the Dirksen Quadrant and the Hufford Quadrant.
Over $20,000 was raised from the event that will benefit Joliet Public Schools District 86 students. Since 2003, the Joliet Grade Schools Foundation has awarded 280 classroom grants totaling over $330,000.