Those looking for a night of entertaining basketball shouldn’t miss the Harlem Ambassadors vs. the “Imperials” game tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m. in the CCS Longhorn gym.
Advance tickets at $5 for adults and $3 for students (K-12) will be on sale until 12 noon Thursday at six businesses—Adams Bank & Trust, First Bank & Trust, Pinnacle Bank, Imperial Credit Union, Fine Things Jewelry and Gifts and The Imperial Republican. They will be $1 higher at the door.
There will be some competitive moments in the game, as well as skilled ball-handling by the visiting Harlem Ambassadors, but much of the evening will be family fun.
Members of the “Imperials” team, who’ll go up against the Harlem Ambassadors, include Derek (Big D.R.) Russell, Matt (Maxwell House-alias “House”) Maxwell, Josh (Pop Up) Keating, Matt (The Machine) Hanna, Brian (Slam Dunkin’ Slim) Strand, Ryan (Cuff ‘em) Wisnieski, Dr. Doug (Doc) Nicholson, Dave (Electric Shock) Parker, Scott (Platinum) Way, Tommy (Turbo) Pribbeno, Nate (Drillin’) Vitosh, Josh (The Ship) Moreno, Joe (Steel) Humphreys, Lance (Laser) Kimble, Jarett (Radar) Finley and Ryan (The Bank) Richmond.
The game is being sponsored by the Imperial Lions Club and Chamber of Commerce.