Fifth-grade basketball team captures crown
FIFTH GRADE CHAMPS — A fifth-grade girls squad from Rome went 11-1 overall and finished in first place in the Central New York Junior Basketball League. After a first-round 22-15 win over Oneida, Rome defeated Whitesboro in the championship game, 22-17. The team is coached by Richard Bohning and Nazie Adolfi. Players pictured from left: Isabelle Gomez, Thylia Keoviengsamay, Angelina Adolfi, Jayda Adolfi, Amaya Ferebee, Makayla Howard, Ariana Bohning and Giavanna Pacheco.