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5th annual Joplin Police (Guns) vs Joplin Fire (Hoses) in a fun basketball game to raise money

JOPLIN, Mo. — Saturday evening it’s the 5th annual friendly grudge match of basketball as Joplin Police play Joplin Fire at Joplin High Kaminsky Gymnasium. 

The game is held every year as a special fundraiser for Joplin Bright Futures. But this year they share the proceeds.

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“Half the proceeds of the game will be invested in scholarship funds,” Joplin Police state.

“Before tipoff this year’s game will feature an extra special moment to honor the legacy of JPD’s fallen officers Ben Cooper and Jake Reed.”

It begins at 7 p.m. and there will be food trucks on location. Cost is $5 for adults and kids are free.

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