Michael Vick was named to four Pro Bowls during a 13 year NFL career. He owns the league records for rushing yards by a quarterback in a season and in a career. Vick will have some of the skills on display this Saturday (July 1) at James M. Bennett High School. Vick is leading a team in the Celebrity Basketball Classic.
The event is coordinated by current Bennett boy’s basketball coach Andre Collins. Collins was a dominant high school player at Crisfield, averaging 30.5 points per game his senior season. He played on the 2002 national champion Maryland Terrapins.
In the course of an international pro career Collins developed a network of athletes, several of them will participate with Vick.
Scheduled to appear are:
Former NFL running back Ben Tate (2,069 yards rushing in his senior season at Snow Hill)
Former NBA players – Donte’ Greene and Jamar Smith
Gates open at 4:30 PM.