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MVC Unified Basketball – Regular Season Recap

Regular-season games have concluded for the Inaugural Merrimack Valley Conference (MVC) Unified Basketball Season! By all accounts the season has been a great success. Many thanks to the administration and particularly the athletic departments at Andover, Billerica, Haverhill, Methuen, North Andover, and Tewksbury High Schools. And a special thanks to the great coaches of each team. As mentioned previously, the coaches all exemplified the exceptional characteristics necessary to run great unified basketball program. As best we can tell (Editor’s Note: I may have missed some games as I only know what I see on twitter and what NAHS’ Unified…

Author: Nick Savarese

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MVC Unified Basketball – Week One Recap

The Merrimack Valley Conference’s inaugural week of Unified Basketball competition was a smashing success by all accounts. Thanks very much to Andover, Billerica, Haverhill, Methuen, North Andover, and Tewksbury High Schools for taking on this project and being leaders in school/sports inclusion. Special kudos to Tewksbury High and North Andover High for hosting incredible kick-off events. Without further ado, onto the superlatives… Trail Blazers Congratulations to Wilmelys Villa of Methuen High for the first-ever basket in MVC Unified Basketball history! Wilmelys Villa of @methuensports scores the first basket in @MIAA033 Merrimack Valley Conference Unified Basketball history! pic.twitter.com/1zYl3zzZaW — Special…

Author: Nick Savarese

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