EDISON — The Middlesex County College men’s basketball team was recently honored by the New Jersey Hawks, an athletic program for young adults with developmental disabilities. The MCC team ran a workshop during the season, in which they taught dribbling, passing and shooting skills.
In May, the Hawks returned to the campus to present awards to the MCC squad: autographed team photos. The MCC team also conducted a brief clinic and ran a scrimmage.
From left: Derek Walker, one of the founding parents of the New Jersey Hawks program; Bob Wisniewski, athletic director at Middlesex County College; Ray Dodd, Hawks head basketball coach; Chris Tarver, Middlesex head coach; and Bob Edmonds, Middlesex assistant athletic director and athletic trainer. (Photo courtesy of Middlesex County College)
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