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Celebrities play high school basketball all-stars in game for homeless students

Local celebrities won 76-74

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – City Council members, news anchors, police, influencers, and entrepreneurs faced off against high school all-stars Saturday in a basketball game benefiting more than 3,000 homeless students in Duval County Public Schools.

Organizers said I'm A Star Foundation teen servant leaders hosted their annual Jacksonville HELPS (Homeless Students Empowered through Leadership, Partnership & Service) Celebrity Basketball Game at Paxon School for Advanced Studies.

Among the local celebrity players were News4Jax's Vic Micolucci and Brian Jackson.

The local celebrities won 76-74.