Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - Updated: 2:12 AM
On Saturday, Feb.11, the local Special Olympics basketball team attended the regional basketball tournament in Bowling Green. The team won all of their games, qualifying them to attend state. Only 50 teams in the entire state qualified for the tournament in Louisville, and Trigg County was one of them.
Trigg County's seven athletes attended the state tournament on March 10-12. The team brought home second place in their division. This is the first year Special Olympics has offered a basketball team.