Leipsic's senior basketball players, cheerleaders and band members presented a check Thursday afternoon to the Cancer Assistance Program of Putnam County from proceeds collected during their "Hoops for Hope" day on January 12. A check totaling $7,003 was presented to CAP officials by the students.
The "Hoops for Hope" day was held Jan. 12 as the Vikings hosted Columbus Grove in boys and girls basketball games. Funds were raised through the sales of pink T-Shirts and raffles that were held during the day.
At the check presentation were (front row, from left) Aubrey Schroeder, Alissa Hernandez, Anna Basinger and Kendra Gerten. In the second row are Sue Steingass, Committee Member, CAP Representative and cancer survivor, Aric Schroeder, Josh Gerten, Derrick Bennett, Jason Niese, Lori Schroeder, CAP Representative, and Elaine Whaley, Committee Member. In the third row are Mitch Kuhlman, Caleb Barrera, Derek Steffan, Collin Schroeder, Austin Brown, Leo Gerdeman and Devin Mangas.