UPDATE, 3:45 p.m.: The clinic for Special Olympic athletes that had been scheduled for Tuesday has been canceled due to weather.
SIOUX CITY -- Special Olympic athletes from Siouxland will learn skills from some of the top women's basketball players in the nation during a clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Tyson Events Center.
The clinic, a prelude to the annual NAIA Women's Division II College Basketball Championship that begins Wednesday, is sponsored by the Diocese of Sioux City. It's the 17th year the diocese has sponsored this clinic. The Most Rev. R. Walker Nickless, bishop of Sioux City, will attend the first session and lead the clinic's athletes in prayer.