Shreveport Public Assembly & Recreation (SPAR) will host its 2nd Annual Slam Dunk Contest, presented by Academy Sports & Outdoors, in conjunction with the 25th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Basketball Tournament on Friday, February 22, 2013.

SPAR is looking for contestants who are 18 years of age and older to compete to win a $500 grand prize.

Interested individuals can contact SPAR Athletics at 318-673-7748 by February 15 or visit the SPAR Athletics Office at 7401 Jewella Avenue. Current high school or college athletes are not permitted to compete.