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Kevin Grow, an 18-year old Bensalem High School Senior with Down Syndrome lights up the scoreboard with four 3-point field goals with his team-high 14 points on Senior Night.
Kevin Grow has been the team manager for the Bensalem High School boys' basketball team for the past four years. Kevin was given the chance to show everyone what he could do during the final game of his senior season. Kevin went into the game and not only scored, but hit four out of five 3-point field goals and finished with a team-high, 14 points! Kevin even made it onto ESPN's SportCenter highlights! We couldn't be happier for you Kevin, you deserve all of the accolades being heaped on you right now!
When you're a competitive athlete, you can't wait to get out onto the field or the court. You want to win. There's nothing like "the thrill of victory." Or, is there?
According to the Council Rock South Ladies' Basketball Team, they seem to have figured out that there is more to life than just the game. The team has been partnered with AHA for some time now, but with student-athletes graduating, there are always fresh faces that are new to the program.
The girls volunteered their time at Parkwood Youth Organization with TOPSPORTS and, to many, it meant more than anything else they've accomplished so far... Click here to read more.
Limitless Forever - 2013 AHA Basketball Fun Night
Take a look at our latest video from the 2013 Basketball Fun Night. We couldn't be prouder of all of the athletes, volunteers and families that make every single one of the AHA events so much fun! The smiles on these precious faces puts everything in perspective...
The mission of Athletes Helping Athletes, Inc. is to connect local special needs athletes with mainstream student-athletes in a spirit of friendship for their mutual benefit and inspiration.
AHA, Inc. believes that a world of greater acceptance for all can begin with our children, sharing athletic experiences and a love for sport while developing compassion and mutual respect.
ARCHBISHOP WOOD VARIETY FUN NIGHT
ARCHBISHOP WOOD VARIETY FUN NIGHT!
Join us on Monday, April 28th as Archbishop Wood has a Fun Night of there own!
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