ABC40 Honor Roll – Athletes Take to the Ice

WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – Students from The South Middle School in Westfield recently  got involved in the sled hockey tournament that showcases athletes with disabilities.

The tournament features players with various physical challenges competing on the ice.  The students wrote letters to the players, made banners an attended games to cheer on the athletes. Teachers say the students enjoyed getting involved.

For the past 11 years, Westfield has hosted the tournament. Both students and teachers say they look forward to the annual event.