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.
- Police investigating after man shot at North Raleigh home
- Family devastated after burglar steals baby’s ashes from home
- Blount lifts NC Central over Christendom College 109-28
- Roanoke Rapids day care owner says she’s heartboken after employees arrested for child abuse
- ‘An Evening with Chevy Chase’ comes to Raleigh; includes ‘Christmas Vacation’ screening
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