20 April 2008
American Sports University presents free Sportsfest Saturday
American Sports University proudly presents "Your Future in Today's World of Sports", a day of fun and education, enrollment information and career inspiration.

The free event will be held in the ASU Fox Theatre (374 W. Court Street) in conjunction with the Earth Day festivities on Saturday, April 26, beginning at 9:00 AM.

Keynote speakers include Michael Cooper (head coach of the Los Angeles Sparks, 5-time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers), Duane Thomas (Dallas Cowboys, Super Bowl Champion), Bobby Winkles (former California Angels manager, College Baseball Hall of Fame coach), Art Davie (co-founder and producer of UFC) and Rudy Law (Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox) with a tribute to Jackie Robinson and the Negro Leagues.

Other featured speakers include Bill Nye the Science Guy, injury and recovery kinesiologist Gordon Duffy, 5-time Emmy Award-winning producer Chris Harris, founder of Gladiator Challenge and MMA promoter Tedd Williams and Olympic and professional athlete manager Frank Wheaton.

The Master of Ceremonies will be Lenny Randle (New York Mets).

The event will also feature a morning workout with Young Visionaries and the San Bernardino Police Department and live martial arts demonstrations.

College scholarships will be available for interested students.

At 7:00 p.m., the EWF Heavyweight Wrestling Championship will be held at the ASU Fitness Center, with proceeds going toward research at St. Jude Children's Hospital.