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.