Maccabi Haifa today held its annual charity game against St. Thomas University in Miami, USA, with 1,000 fans, children and families.
Each year, the proceeds from the game will be dedicated to the community program of named ‘Haifa-Hopps’ , a joint venture of the Maccabi Haifa basketball team and the Jewish Communities Association, in Metrowest, New Jersey.
As part of the project, more than 33,000 children with disabilities and special needs have been hosted in the team’s games at the Romema Arena.
Maccabi made the following five:
Keron Deshildes, Willy Workman, Anthony Fisher, Same Givens, Daniel Kuperberg.
the progress of the game:
Quarter 1 Result:
St. Thomas University 18-25 Maccabi Haifa
St. Thomas University 32-40 Maccabi Haifa
Results of Quarter 3:
St Thomas University 48-66 Maccabi Haifa.
St Thomas University 72-85 Maccabi Haifa.
Daniel Kuperberg 21 pts 9 rebs, Keron Deshildes 20 pts 8 rebounds and 7 assists, Willy Workman 14 pts 8 rebounds, Same Givens 13 pts 9 rebounds, Guy Lavie 7 pts, Anthony Fisher Liran Merkado and Amit Alon 3 pts each, Ariel esalba 2 pts Also a partner in the game Juan Bergal.
Mr. Jeff Rosen (owner), Assaf Rosenblatt (CEO), Moshe Yamin (Yedioth Ahronoth), Lior Hayat (Israeli consul in Miami)