Thanks for 3 the annual lafayette spinners fundraising basketball game tipped off this evening with a renewed rivalry.mayor john dennis led the west lafayette roundabouts against mayor roswarski's lafayette marquis.
The game raises money for disability awareness month which is the month of march.
Funds help the spinners afford its tournament fees, wheelchairs and equipment.the team offer opportunities for those who are in wheelchairs to play the game of basketball and have fun along the way.
Mayor roswarski says playing in the wheelchair is more difficult than you may think.
3<it's really not easy and the guys doing it playing for the spinners takes a lot of skill, a lot of work, training just like any other sport you do to be able to move those wheelchairs, dribble shoot that basketball and pass it.