The Upperman High School Bees Special Olympics basketball team competed at the State Basketball Special Olympics Tournament on March 13th & 14th at David Lipscomb University. They won their first game on Friday night against the Eagles with a score of 22 to 18. The second game was played early Saturday against a team called Total Destruction, however, the Bees won 17 to 16. The third game was played against the Superstars with the Bees winning 38 to 25. The last game was against the Nashville Knights and Bees won 41 to 23. The team was awarded Gold Medals for placing first in their division after winning all four games.
Pictured front row L to R:
Destiny Young, Kendra Sisco, Donna Campbell, Kelsey Sisco, and Scott Teeples.
Back Row L to R:
Bridget Williams - Assistant Coach, Freeda Garrett - UHS Special Olympics Coach & Life Skills teacher, Erika Ashburn, Aaron Grant, Chelsea Gammill, Terrence Phillips, and Meagan Williams.