Basketball Player Competes in Costa Rica

s-2014-08-07-marver-sun-timesFrom: Chicago Sun Times (Chicago, IL) –

Knox College women’s basketball player and Glenbrook North grad Jodi Marver played four exhibition games (this summer) against some of the best teams in (Costa Rica). Marver participated in a 10-day trip with the Beyond Sports organization…

Along with the games — including a win over the Costa Rican national team — and tours of the country, Marver and her teammates led two clinics where they taught Costa Ricans from age 5 to high-school-age youths the fundamentals of basketball… Marver’s major is elementary education, and she said she hopes to teach younger children (kindergarten through second grade) and coach high school basketball some day… Read more…