Mexia Slam Dunk, 3-Point contests coming April 27

There will be a 3-Point Shooting and Slam Dunk Contest in Mexia at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27.
The adult category winner receives $500 in the Basketball Shooting Contest and the cost is $20 for each two-player team.
Grades 3-8 and 9-12 competitors’ cost is $10 each for a two-player team and win some 4-foot trophies.
In the Slam Dunk Contest, the adult cost is $20 and the winner receives $100 cash. In the grades 9-12 High School Division the winner receives a big bronze basketball trophy.
The event will be held at the Old Mexia Junior High Gym. The gym opens at 2 p.m. for shoot-around and signups and the competition begins at 4:30 p.m.
The event is hosted by the Mexia Summer Varsity Eligible Basketball team.
For more information, call Curtis at 254-747-5791 or Sherman at 254-224-2539.