The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, Niagara University and Canisius College are sponsoring Girls in the Game, a four-day program for girls in grades 4-12.
The schedule of events is:
Feb. 16 -- A women's basketball game between Fairfield and Canisius at the Koessler Athletic Center at 5:30 p.m., with a meet-and-greet session with the Canisius players afterward.
Feb. 19 -- A developmental basketball clinic at the Koessler Center from 10 a.m. to noon.
Feb. 22 -- A women's basketball game between Canisius College and Niagara University at the Gallagher Center at 7 p.m., followed by a meet-and-greet with the Niagara players.
March 4 -- The MAAC women's championship game at 7 p.m., preceded by a talk by ESPNSportsCenter anchor Linda Cohn at 6, at HSBC Arena.
The cost for all of these events is $5. To register for any of the above dates, call Beth Washburn at (732) 738-5455, ext. 111; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or log on to www.maacsports.com. You can also register one hour before each event.