The Winters FFA chapter is facing off against the Esparto FFA chapter in the annual Donkey Basketball match up.
The annual Donkey Basketball game is happening on Thursday, Feb. 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the Esparto High School gym. A limited number of tickets were made available for pre-sale only this year due to limitations set by COVID-related policies and guidelines for indoor events.
“I’m ready to beat Esparto, but also have fun and watch the chaos unfold when donkeys and basketball collide on the hardwood,” said Joe Aguiar, Winters FFA President.
Kayla Roberts, Winters High School ag teacher and FFA advisor, said the following Winters FFA members are on the roster for Thursday match: Emmett Edman, Joe Aguiar, Evan Davis, Anthony Duran, John Boykin, Wesley Coker, Cameron Higgins, Adrian Cruz, Arlett Prado, Colton Brown, Kaden Tuttle , Mickayla Passantino, Ashton Baylor, Evelyn Frazier, Alexis Hellinger, Derrick Olson, Sam McCrary, Mikenzie Hapworth-Eldridge and Emily Dodic.
Community members who attend the game are invited to share photos with the Express by sending them in an email to email@example.com. Include the names of any Winters players in the photo and put “Donkey Basketball photo” in the subject line.