2018-07-04 / Local News

Competition for a great cause at Sussman Summer Tournament



The Katz JCC hosted the annual College/Adult Eric and Andy Sussman 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament in mid-June, and a record number of teams came out to compete. The event is in memory of JCC members Eric and Andy Sussman who both battled cancer and loved playing ball at the J. Proceeds raised from the event support youth basketball programs at the Katz JCC as well as Coaches vs. Cancer. Pictured at the start of the tournament were (top, from left), Melissa Sussman Chase, Alex Schwarz, Shari Sussman, and Ilana Chase. Adult A Division Winners (ages 18+) with members of the Sussman family were (bottom, from left), Mike Minion, Aaron Wolf, Shari Sussman, Melissa Sussman Chase, Rob Silverstein, Ilana Chase, Ethan Chase and Alex Schwarz. The Katz JCC hosted the annual College/Adult Eric and Andy Sussman 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament in mid-June, and a record number of teams came out to compete. The event is in memory of JCC members Eric and Andy Sussman who both battled cancer and loved playing ball at the J. Proceeds raised from the event support youth basketball programs at the Katz JCC as well as Coaches vs. Cancer. Pictured at the start of the tournament were (top, from left), Melissa Sussman Chase, Alex Schwarz, Shari Sussman, and Ilana Chase. Adult A Division Winners (ages 18+) with members of the Sussman family were (bottom, from left), Mike Minion, Aaron Wolf, Shari Sussman, Melissa Sussman Chase, Rob Silverstein, Ilana Chase, Ethan Chase and Alex Schwarz.

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