Forest Area Holding Annual Hoops Purple Out Cancer Awareness Night Friday at East Forest

East Forest students during Purple Night 2022. The 2023 Purple Night is Friday, Jan. 27

MARIENVILLE, Pa. – The annual Forest Area Fires Purple Out basketball game to bring awareness about cancer will be held Friday, Jan. 27, when the Fires host North Clarion in boys’ basketball action.

The junior varsity game starts at 6 p.m. followed by the varsity game.

There will be concessions and basket raffles, a duck toss, a 50/50 raffle, and a foul-shot contest.

Proceeds will benefit the Mini Relay and Sunshine project.

Fans are encouraged to wear purple and help the fight against cancer.