January 8, 2011

Firebird Women Set to Host New Year's Classic this Weekend

The University of the District of Columbia Firebirds Women's Basketball Team will host a New Year's Classic Basketball Tournament this weekend, January 8-9, at the UDC Sports Complex. Joining the Firebirds in the Classic will be the Central State University Marauders, King College Tornadoes, and the Washington Adventist University Shock.

The action gets underway on Saturday, January 8, at 5 p.m., when the Firebirds play Kings College. Following that game will be one between the Central State University Marauders and the Washington Adventist University Shock at 7 p.m.

The Tournament continues on Sunday, January 9 at 1 p.m., with Washington Adventist playing King College. At 3 p.m., UDC will play Central State.

All UDC games can be heard live via the UDC Athletics Web Site-www.udcfirebirds.com, by clicking on the "Game Central" button.