May 29, 2015 - May 30, 2015
St. Louis Catholic High School
1620 Bank Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601 United States

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LAKE CHARLES, La. - The Louisiana vs. Mississippi “The Battle of Stars” games will be held May 29-30 at St. Louis Catholic High School. Some of the best high school basketball talent from both states will square off.

Featured local players are Kelvin Henry (St. Louis), Kenan Fontenot (Hamilton Christian), Ephriam Price (LaGrange), Jason Brooks (LaGrange), and Kaleb Dantley (Washington-Marion). The weekend’s events include three point and slam dunk contests.

“The event is more than a basketball game,” said Thadd Fifer, event organizer. “It’s a community event that will have a direct and positive impact on our youth and community as a whole.”

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. General admission Friday night is $8 or $6 along with five non-perishable canned goods and $10 or $8 with five non-perishable canned goods for Saturday night. Non-perishable food items will be donated to local food shelters in the community.