WOODBURY – The Nonnewaug High School Unified Basketball Team took on Newtown High School in a series of games this afternoon at the Nonnewaug gym.
It was the second of three games Nonnewaug will play this winter. Nonnewaug will visit Lewis Mills on Feb. 21.
Nonnewaug Unified Sports feature basketball (winter) and volleyball (spring). The Unified Sports program pairs an athlete with a partner of similar age and athletic ability. The two compete side-by-side, each one a meaningful and integral part of the Unified Sports team.
Unified Sports, a registered program of Special Olympics International which combines individuals with intellectual disabilities (athletes) and individuals without intellectual disabilities (partners) on sports teams for training and competition.