The Berlin boys fifth grade travel basketball team (pictured above) completed a perfect 24-0 season by winning both the CBTBL 5th grade division and the CNS Western 5B/6B division.
All 10 team members displayed sportsmanship, teamwork, an understanding of the fundamentals, competitive discipline and a passion for the game.
The Berlin boys fifth grade travel team is Chace Hrubiec, Brandon Sadowski, Zachary Sadowski, Caden DeSantos, Patrick Sullivan, Noah Foster, Liam DeSantos, Jack Cohen, Ty Puzio, Will Chyra and coaches Dan Sadowski, Rob Cohen and Tom Chyra.
The Berlin 7-9-year-old basketball team (pictured below) claimed the championship at the Meriden YMCA, registering an undefeated season.
The team showed tremendous grit in the homestretch. Trailing by six points in the title game with two minutes and 38 seconds to play, Berlin battled back and prevailed in overtime.
The Berlin 7-9-year-old team is Will DeLorenzo, Reid Meyers, Trent Atkinson, Quinn Demko, Matt Dresko, Max Cohen, Owen Brown, Joseph Vasi, Leah Borselle, Allison Bowman and coaches Max DeLorenzo and Rob Cohen.