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Snowdogs Prep for State Tournament

| March 13, 2014

Wednesday marked the last practice for the Aroostook Snowdogs basketball team, as another season comes to an end. “Before we start every practice we have a cheer and I got in the middle of the huddle and I told them how proud I was with the way they represented themselves and their communit,” said Head […]

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Annual Special Olympics Skills Competition Held

| January 15, 2014

“This year we have 135 athletes who came to do the skills competition. We are having a great day,” said Event Organizer, Carl Michaud. “We have volunteers from Caribou High School, Presque Isle High School and Easton High School. Families, volunteers, friends all having a great time.” The olympians took part in all aspects of […]

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Brian Hamel Named Maine Special Olympics Basketball Coach for 2014 National Tournament

| August 22, 2013

It’s an honor Aroostook ¬†Snowdogs coach Brian Hamel is excited about. He was recently named the head coach of the Maine Special Olympics Basketball Team. “I was really pleasantly surprised,” said Hamel. “I’ve only had two years worth of experience in Special Olympics and it’s quite an honor for me to be selected.” The National […]

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Snowdogs Show Off State Medals

| April 17, 2013

The Aroostook Snowdogs Special Olympics Basketball team is sporting some new hardware! This past weekend, both teams representing the Snowdogs came home with medals, after an impressive showing at the State Tournament. News Source 8’s Jenna Callari has more.

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Snowdogs Scrimmage One Last Time

| April 10, 2013

The Aroostook Snowdogs Special Olympics Basketball team played one last scrimmage Wednesday before the State Tournament. The Snowdogs hosted the OHI team from Bangor Wednesday morning- a team they may meet again this Saturday. News Source 8 sports reporter Jenna Callari has more.

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