All Kinds of News for March 07, 2018
The Boys Basketball team at Chamberlain International School finished their regular season strong to land themselves in the playoffs for the second time in three years. After a convincing 69-39 victory in their last game, the team has secured the number six seed in the playoffs.
Coach Bob McDonough, who also teaches Physical Education at the school, says the boys grew a lot over the course of the season. "This last victory was a total TEAM effort, Together Everyone Achieves More." The team is comprised of students from all classes and they compete in the local town league, made up of several teams from the Middleboro area. For a lot of the Chamberlain School students, this is the first time they have participated in competitive sports at any level.
The playoffs are formatted as single elimination games, similar to the NCAA tournament, with each games winner advancing to the next round until a champion is crowned. Coach Bob says "Win or lose, our kids are excited to have this opportunity. They have achieved so much already this season. I am very proud of them."
About Chamberlain International School
Located in Middleboro, Massachusetts, Chamberlain International School offers a therapeutic residential learning experience for students ranging in age from 11 to 22. Students at Chamberlain International School struggle with a variety of learning disabilities and mental health challenges.