Basketballer with Down syndrome sinks 3-pointers during junior high game

Oklahoman Modified: January 24, 2013 at 12:53 pm •  Published: January 24, 2013
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Owen Groesser enjoyed a night to remember, and took Twitter by storm in the process.

Groesser, a junior high student with Down syndrome, made a pair of 3-pointers in his school's basketball game Wednesday, prompting a Twitter campaign that resulted in a highlight on "SportsCenter."

According to ABC affiliate WXYZ in Detroit, Groesser had not played this season for Van Hoosen Junior High School, which was playing its season finale Wednesday.

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