Niwot unified basketball wraps up successful second season


Jack Carlough

The Niwot High unified basketball team poses for a photo following its season finale at Skyline High School. Front row (l to r): Ashley Flores Guzman, Natalie Carrillo, Jake Hostelley, Jack Frailey, Adam Roth, young fan, Coach Amy Holle, Assistant Principal Erin Roe, Principal Eric Rauschkolb; Back row: Coach Dawn Zwisler, Allie Dahlstrom, Torrey Staton, Isabela Mendes, Walter Snowden, Josephine Baker, Cassie Eickman, Alex Haney-Osborn, Veer Gandhakwala, Ryan Gray, Miki Mill, Tovah France, Emmet Vertuca, and Claire Jensen.

The end of a season can bring about many emotions, but it was all smiles on Feb. 25 as the Niwot High School unified basketball team wrapped its final pair of games.

Junior Natalie Carrillo was one of 11 NHS students with intellectual disabilities who hooped it up this winter, and she was simply grateful for the experience.

"It's like a family," Carrillo said following Niwot's season finale,...

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