Friday night at Loyola University, a large crowd gathered to watch Latin's girls and boys basketball teams. An enjoyable, yearly community Latin event, this year it was even more fun as both teams emerged victorious.
From the time he was a child growing up in Manchester, England former NBA player, psychologist and philanthropist John Amaechi made an impression. He was extremely tall, very overweight and, outside his family, the only black child around. Generally, when people saw him they reacted — often with fear, sometimes with laughter.