JV Basketball player emotionally honors dead mother

11 Mar

Brad Rhoades, a member of hte junior varsity basketball team at Pembrooke Hill Academy (NH), lost his mothger to a snowmobile accident on Febvruary 26, 2011. On the final game of his basketball season, Rhoades decided to dedicate his final game to the memory of his mother by scoring one point for every year of her 46 year old life. Rhoads went on to accomplish this amazing feat in a highly emotional and drainig perfomance that ended when he scored his forty sixth point, rushed into the stands to give his father a hug and turned around to an arousing standing ovation from everyone present in the gymnasium.

http://rivals.yahoo.com/highschool/blog/prep_rally/post/Player-honors-mother-with-46-point-game-two-days?urn=highschool-332320

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