2900 Purchase Street
Purchase, NY 10577
On Saturday, November 23, the Manhattanville College Basketball team will host a 5K run/walk on campus beginning at 7:30 a.m. to honor AJ Buchanan, a 14-year old who was once part of the team and who died from a brain tumor.The entry fee for the race is just $1 for students and $20 for adults. Following the race, there will be a brunch for all participants held in the Castle beginning at 9 a.m.
Those that participate in the race will receive a special AJ T-shirt. All funds raised from the event will go directly to AJ’s family: his sisters, Latoya and Kenisha, and brother Davon.
On the court, the action begins at Kennedy Gym on Friday, November 22, when Eastern Connecticut State and Catholic face off at 6 p.m. followed by Manhattanville and Medgar Evers at 8 p.m. On Saturday, the consolation game is scheduled for 1 p.m. and the championship game will follow at 3 p.m.