2018-01-03 / News

Mini Birds Learn Skills

Doug King, left, demonstrates “boxing out,” a basketball technique, during Pettisville Mini Bird basketball practice for fifth and sixth graders, Thursday, Dec. 28. Zach Graffice, a coach, said Mini Birds start as early as third grade. At the fifth-and-sixth grade level, players are working on fundamental skills such as learning to dribble with heads up, not watching the ball.– photo by David Pugh

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