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  We are currently planning our next Tip-Off Dinner for an evening in November, 2021. Please keep checking our website for more details. 


Past Speakers

2014-2015 Season: Gary Holquist (former Head Men's Coach at the University of Minnesota-Duluth) & Bob Kunze (former Head Boy's Coach at Duluth East High School)

2015-2016 Season: Don Ness (Mayor of Duluth, former basketball player at Duluth Central)

2016-2017 Season: Nick Guida (former Head Boy's Coach & Minnesota State Champion at Buffalo High School)

2017-2018 Season: Joel Maturi (former Athletic Director, University of Minnesota)

2018-2019 Season: Justin Wieck (Head Mens Basketball Coach, University of Minnesota Duluth)

2019-2020 Season: John Thomas (Minnesota Timberwolves Vice President of Community Engagement, Former Professional Basketball Player, Former University of Minnesota Basketball Player)

2020-2021 Season: No Tip-Off Dinner

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