Adaptive Sports at SC4
Wheelchair Basketball at SC4
SC4 Adaptive Sports
St. Clair County Community College (SC4) recently announced the launch of its wheelchair basketball team. The team is open to SC4 students and community members with disabilities or those who are able-bodied and passionate about wheelchair basketball, with priority given to students enrolled at SC4.
This co-ed team brings collegiate athletic offerings at SC4 to 16 teams. Its addition makes SC4 a leader in adaptive sports offerings among colleges and universities in Michigan.
This year, SC4’s wheelchair basketball team plans to schedule exhibition contests and games as part of the inaugural season.
Those interested in joining the wheelchair basketball team for 2023-24 should visit sc4.edu/athletics, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the Athletics Department at 810-989-5670 with questions.
Don’t miss the University of Michigan and other top wheelchair basketball teams from the U.S. and Canada compete at the 3rd annual Wolverine Invitational Sept. 29-Oct. 1 at the SC4 Fieldhouse! Committed 2023 Wolverine Invitational teams thus far include:
- University of Michigan (NWBA Adult D2)
- LWSRA Hawks (NAWBL) – Chicago
- Kitchener Spinners (CWBL D1) – Ontario
- London Forest City Flyers (CWBL D2 / NWBA Adult D3) – Ontario
- Brampton Rockets (CWBL D2) – Ontario
- University of Arizona (NWBA Intercollegiate Women)
- Southwest Minnesota State University (NWBA Intercollegiate Men)
- University of Wisconsin Whitewater (NWBA Intercollegiate Men)
A full schedule is now available, but here are some highlights:
- The University of Michigan tips off against the University of Arizona at 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 29.
- The championship game is set for Sunday, Oct. 1 at noon.
- Additionally, SC4’s new wheelchair basketball team will take on Michigan State University on Saturday, Sept. 30, at 12:30 p.m. in the Wolverine Invitational’s Emerging Teams exhibition bracket.
Buy tickets: sc4skippers.com/fanzone/hometownTicketing
Play wheelchair basketball at SC4: sc4.edu/campus-life/athletics/athlete-interest-form/
Photos of last year’s Wolverine Invitational at SC4 are below.
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