It’s back and I’m ready to roll. The Sitrin Celebrity Wheelchair basketball game returns to Utica college Thursday, April 14th with Syracuse Orange stars Michael Gbinije and Trevor Cooney. Olympian Erin Hamlin is also back this year to take on the Sitrin players, the real stars of the game.

Tip off is at 6:30 and there will be a 50/50, raffle and concessions as well as an opportunity for autographs.


Tickets are only $10 for adults, $5 for students (all ages) and free for children under the age of five. Tickets are available at Sitrin, the Clark Athletic Center or by calling (315) 737-2459. Proceeds from the event benefit the Sitrin STARS program.

Other Celebrities:

Joseph Griffo, New York State Senator
Anthony Picente, Oneida County Executive
Anthony Brindisi, NMY State Assembly
Robert Palmieri, Mayor of Utica
Robert Maciol, Oneida County Sheriff
Alex Carbone, Carbone Auto Group
Steve McMurray, WKTV
Kristen Copeland, WKTV
Gary Heenan, Utica College Hockey Coach
Matt Hubble, Lite 98.7
Jim Rondenelli, WIBX
Bill Keeler, WIBX

Check out photos and video from 2014 with former NBA Star Pearl Washington and Former SU player Eric Devendorf and 2013 with Syracuse University Basketball players C.J. Fair and Baye-Moussa Keita.

2014 Wheelchair Basketball Highlights