Kennedy to play for Indiana All Stars

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2012-03-26
WINONA LAKE, Ind. – On April 13th, the ACC All Stars and the Indiana All Stars will appear in Winona Lake for a game at Grace College at 7:30 pm. Among the list of Indiana All Stars is Huntington University senior and MCC Player of the Year Caleb Kennedy.

Headlining the ACC All Stars roster is hometown hero Miles Plumlee, and will also include ACC Player of the Year Tyler Zeller. They are expected to play the Indiana All Stars that will include Verdell Jones III and the seniors from Indiana, as well as Robbie Hummel, Lewis Jackson, and Ryne Smith from Purdue.

In addition, the Indiana All Star’s roster will be filled by five seniors from the Mid-Central College Conference: Huntington University’s Caleb Kennedy, University of Saint Francis’s Q Owens, Grace College’s Duke Johnson, Marian University’s Alex Sylvester, and Indiana Wesleyan University’s Derrick Troyer.

Tickets are on sale at the following locations: Grace College and Warsaw High School. General Admission tickets will be $10, and a limited number of VIP tickets are available for $75. VIP tickets include a postgame reception with the two All Star teams and front row reserved seating to the game.

Fans are encouraged to buy their tickets in advance because a sell-out crowd is expected, so there will only be a limited number of tickets available at the door on the day of the game. During halftime, there will be a 3-point contest and a dunk contest. Players will be available following the game for autographs.

The ACC All Stars and Indiana All Stars will go head-to-head again at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday April 14th at Washington High School in Washington, IN.  

The Champions Classic Tour is sponsored by The Sumner Group based out of North Carolina. The Sumner Group has promoted the ACC Barnstorming Tour and has been touring across North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia for over 30 years with the likes of Sidney Lowe, Len Bias, Michael Jordan, Tyler Hansbrough, and Nolan Smith. A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House. For more information or to order tickets, please call 800-331-4613. 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 53 NAIA All-America honors and 187 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. 
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