, Derry, New Hampshire

April 18, 2013

Special Olympians converge on Derry

Derry News

---- — DERRY — School gymnasiums rocked with the sounds of bouncing balls, excited athletes and cheering fans April 13, when the Special Olympics held its state basketball tournament.

The day was full of fun and competition.

Athletes convened at Pinkerton Academy, Barka Elementary, West Running Brook, Derry Village Elementary, Gilbert H. Hood and the Sportszone.

Events included unified full court competition, traditional full court competition, unified and traditional 3-on-3 contests, individual skills events and opening ceremonies.

To learn more about the sports and programming offered by Special Olympics New Hampshire, visit