Springfield, Mass (WGGB)- Over the past three weeks sixth graders at The Forest Park Middle School in Springfield have competed in the schools second annual Ping Pong tournament. The idea is to keep kids active and involved in competition.
The students growth throughout the tournament was impressive. Students progressed from knowing very little about ping-pong to becoming skilled players and rules experts. The event culminated in an exciting championship match between students Vincent Figueroa and Paul Zit.
The tournament helped educate the 6th graders about ping-pong and shows them importance of sportsmanship.