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‘Battle of Backboards’ exhibits teams from 11 counties

by Staff Reports

December 27, 2013

Ryder Volunteers and the Forsyth County Special Olympic Unified Basketball team, back row, from left, Dakota Kratnzer, Savannah Densmore and friend/volunteer, Kristin Wilbanks and Sheralee Densmore. Front row: Brandon Mcgee, Skylar Corliss, Jordan Huffman and Dave Phillips.
FORSYTH COUNTY, Ga. — The "Battle of the Backboards" sponsored by Ryder System was held Dec. 15 in Forsyth County.

Special Olympic participants from eleven counties in Georgia participated in the Basketball event of the year at the Dobbs Creek Recreation Center in Cumming.

The teams exhibited a lot of athleticism and talent as coaches, families and fans supported the games.