Event

Details

Venue:

Emporia Country Club

1801 Rural St

Emporia, KS 66801

Doors open at:

6:00 pm

The program begins at:

6:15 pm

About Sunrise hoops

- 90% of graduates pursue higher education (281 athletes)

- 90% of those have full-ride scholarships (including academic, arts, and athletic)

- Average GPA of student-athletes 3.2

- 71% of athletes come from impoverished communities

- 190 athletes received financial aid while in the program

- 49% of students receive financial assistance

- Over 1/2 of student-athletes makes a commitment to Christ in the program

- 40% of athletes are international (Mali, Columbia, Egypt, China, and more)

- Over 50% of alumni continue a career involving sports; coaching, playing, physical therapy, and so on.

- 4 National Honors Society

- 100% Graduation rate with Christian education

- 4 Professed faith in Jesus Christ (2020)

- 39 countries represented including countries closed to western missionaries (Venezuela, Senegal, Mali, Turkey, China, Russia, Japan)

- 87 Division I basketball players

- 3 National Geico Championship appearances (2019, 20, 21)

- 1 NBA First-round draft pick (Buddy Hield)

- 2015 Head coach of the year post-grad teams

- Naismith Coach of the Year 2021 

- Coach Barnwell is from Emporia, Kansas

Sunrise Christian Hoops wants to continue to produce leaders of thought, character, and faith through pursuing excellence in academia, athletics, and Jesus Christ.

Contact

5500 East 45th Street North

Bel Aire, Kansas 67220

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Tel: 316-744-9262

Sunrisechristianhoops@gmail.com

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