Lafayette Spinners prepare for this week’s fundraiser game

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – March is Disability Awareness Month in Indiana, and the Lafayette Spinners Wheelchair Basketball Team and the Wabash Center want to raise awareness.

Monday morning, Richard Wagoner and Corporal Matt Bowman appeared on News 18 This Morning morning. Both men are involved with the Lafayette Spinners and will play in a fundraiser basketball game Friday, March 14.

Tip-off will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Faith Community Center on State Road 26 in Lafayette. Tickets to the game cost $5 per person or $10 per family.

During halftime, Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski and his staff will scrimmage West Lafayette Mayor John Dennis and his staff.

On Tuesday, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m., 10 percent of sales at Arni’s Market Square will be donated to the Lafayette Spinners. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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