Oak Crest to Tip Off March Madness with Hoops Competition

PARKVILLE, MD---Can Wichita State go undefeated?  Will Louisville repeat?  Is someone really going to win a billion dollars from Warren Buffett for a perfect bracket? March Madness brings compelling hoops questions each and every year.  But at Oak Crest, the Erickson Living retirement community in Parkville, the intrigue centers around a friendly competition that tips-off the post-season locally. On Wednesday, March 19th at 11am, residents of Oak Crest will test their free-throw shooting skills at the community's Annual March Madness competition. Coordinated by the fitness center of Oak Crest, the event features three divisions: men, women and mixed teams for prizes.  Residents will don colors of their favorite teams. Canned food donations will be collected for the Community Assistance Network of Baltimore County. WHAT:  March Madness Free Throw Shooting Contest WHEN: Wednesday, March 19th, 11am-Noon WHERE: Oak Crest retirement community   Erickson Conference Hall in Crestview Station   8800 Walther Boulevard   Parkville, MD 21234 For more information, please contact Jeff Getek, public affairs manager, at 410-456-9809 or jeffrey.getek@erickson.com. About Oak Crest:  Oak Crest is one of seventeen continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living.  Located in Parkville, Maryland, the scenic 87-acre campus is home to more than 2,100 residents.  Oak Crest is the ideal greater Baltimore retirement destination offering a true sense of community, convenience beyond compare and a sensible financial structure.