Front row from left Margie Torres, mother of Javier Lopez, who was also killed, Jackie Rowe Adams, founder and CEO of Harlem Mothers S.A,V.E., Brandon's mother, Eve Hendricks, NYC Council Member Vanessa L. Gibson (Photo by Jewel Webber)
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BY JENNA BAGCAL
For loved ones of the late Brandon Hendricks, Tuesday, July 7 was known as “Brandon Day.”
In memory of the rising basketball star gone too soon, friends and family gathered for a basketball tournament and vigil at Cortlandt Avenue and East 157th Street in Melrose at the same courts where Hendricks perfected his game.