This year, the Purdy Eagle Backers Booster Club will once again sponsor the Southwest Missouri Hoopfest to raise funds for 2012-13 school year activities.
Hoopfest will begin with a boys varsity team camp on June 4. A girls varsity team camp will be held June 11, and for the second time a girls Junior High Hoopfest will be he held on June 9.
Each year, the Purdy Eagle Backers design a special T-shirt, which is given to each Southwest Missouri Hoopfest participant. Sponsors are needed for this year's T-shirts. Sponsors who donate $100 will be listed in the back of the T-shirts.
In addition to being listed on the back of the T-shirts, sponsors that donated $250 will be mentioned between games at the Hoopfest.
Sponsorships must be received by May 27 in order to print the T-shirts for Hoopfest. Contributions can be sent to Carol Roller, 8570 Farm Road 1075, Purdy, MO 65734.
The Purdy Eagle Backers provide assistance to the athletic department, academic leagues, various student body activities and members.
For more information, call 417-442-3338.