Garth Brooks shoots hoops with Ky. youth

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Garth Brooks took time from his tour in Lexington, Kentucky to shoot a few hoops with some local youth.

The Lexington Herald-Leader ( reports that Brooks and Teammates for Kids, an organization he co-founded, provided a basketball camp for kids Saturday at the Joe Craft Center on the University of Kentucky campus.

Brooks was in Lexington to perform at Rupp Arena over two nights.

A camp will be held in every city of Brooks’ world tour. Brooks and the organization’s athletes volunteer to coach kids in football, basketball, baseball, hockey or soccer.


Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader,


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