Local youth participate in wheelchair basketball camp in Cary

Sports

CARY, N.C. (WNCN) — Over the weekend, 20 youth with physical disabilities participated in 2 days of expert wheelchair basketball instruction, led by Matt Buchi–the head men’s wheelchair basketball coach coming at the University of Illinois.

During this training, the athletes learned the fundamentals of the sport, the importance of exercise, and how wheelchair basketball can possibly earn them college scholarships, one day.

For more stories like this that matter to you, click here to download the CBS 17 News app for free.

Watch live newscasts, get breaking news and sign up for push alerts – download now

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

More NC State
More Duke
More UNC
More Carolina Hurricanes
More Carolina Panthers

Don't Miss