Shrewsbury – More than 1,800 athletes from across the state competed in the Special Olympics Massachusetts Winter Games, held the weekend of March 8 and 9 in Shrewsbury, Worcester and Princeton. Events included alpine skiing, basketball, floor hockey and bowling.
Shrewsbury High School hosted basketball games as well as the medal ceremony. The Cushing Bulls won the gold medal in the basketball tournament, followed by the Cape Cod Waves with the silver, and the Milford Masters with the bronze.
In bowling, hosted by AMF Town & Country Lanes in Shrewsbury and AMF Lanes in Auburn, the North Attleboro Northstars took home the gold.