On Saturday, March 19th, Noel Neptune, M.Ed., A.T.C., and 10 University of Southern Maine Athletic Training students volunteered at Special Olympics Maine’s Southern Maine Basketball Tournament.
Teams could enter into 5 different categories:
1) Individual Skills Competition,
2) Alternative Skills Competition,
3) Team Skills Competition,
4) 5 vs. 5 Traditional Team Competition, and
5) 5 vs. 5 Unified Team Competition.
Members of USM’s Athletic Training Student Association (ATSA) provided medical coverage for the event, along with 2 fellows from Maine Medical Center.
For more information about Special Olympics Maine, please visit their website at: http://www.somaine.org.