First place in basketball skills

Published 2:34 pm Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Area 12 Special Olympics Basketball Skills athletes recently competed in the James River Invitational Basketball Tournament in Lynchburg. Coached by Johann Greer, the team members each scored a first-place ribbon. Pictured, from left, are Vanita Woodson, Amanda Smith, Austin Garrett, seated, Daniel Wood, Ronnie Cassel, Melissa Ward, Bernadette Woodson and Area 24 athlete Terry Brooks, who scored an unprecedented 100 percent in the spot shot competition.

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