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Unified Basketball Game Great Way to End Your Day!

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Unified Basketball Game Great Way to End Your Day!
Posted on 01/30/2018
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The Deering/Portland Unified Basketball Team and Cheering Squad participated in their first scrimmage on Thursday, Jan. 11.  Unified basketball is a sport co-sponsored by the Special Olympics and Maine Principals’ Association. Unified basketball partners students with identified developmental disabilities with fellow students to participate in an MPA sport both in regular season games and the opportunity to earn heal points to compete in playoffs.

Below is a list of games for the season – hope you can find some time to catch a game – it’s a fantastic way to end your day! Listed are the dates, times, locations and the team that the Deering/Portland team will be competing with:

Fri., Feb 2: 3:304:30 p.m. at Deering High School Gym, Bonny Eagle High School

Fri., Feb 9: 4:005:00 p.m. at Deering High School Gym, Yarmouth High School

Mon., Feb 12: 3:304:30 p.m. at Windham High School Gym, Windham High School

Tues., Feb 13:  3:304:30 p.m. at Bonny Eagle High School Gym, Bonny Eagle High School

Wed., Feb. 28: 3:30-4:30 p.m., at Fryeburg Academy, Fryeburg Academy

Fri., March 2: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., at Deering High School Gym, Thornton Academy

Learn more about Unified Basketball from this story in The Forecaster: http://www.theforecaster.net/new-season-underway-more-excitement-in-store-for-unified-basketball/