Team YSP

Team YSP from Baltimore was the third through fifth grade winner in the 8th Annual E.J. Henderson five on five basketball tournament at Aberdeen Middle School. (Photo by Bobby Parker for The Aegis / July 19, 2012)

NFL linebacker and Aberdeen High graduateE.J. Henderson returned to his hometown last week to host his 8th annualE.J. Henderson 5-on-5 Basketball Tournament at the Aberdeen Middle and High schools. The event is presented by E.J. Henderson's Youth Foundation.

The tourney was held for players in three age divisions; third through fifth grades, sixth through ninth grades and 10th through 12th grades.

The winners in each division were YSP from Baltimore (third through fifth), Joppatowne (sixth through ninth) and Mervo (10th-12th).

Henderson, a second round pick by the Minnesota Vikings in 2003, is a free agent after having played nine seasons for the Vikings.

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