Reader submitted photos from the demolition of the Cushing Gym.
Friday, February 22, 2013
Monday, February 11, 2013
The final game ever in the Wilmington High School gym is slated for Tuesday night.
Tuesday’s girls basketball game has the potential to be an important one as Wilmington can clinch a postseason berth with a win against last place Wakefield. Regardless of the score, however, it’s a game that’ll go into the school’s history books. The tilt will be the final game ever played in the current high school, as the gymnasium will be demolished next week when students are out of school for February vacation. A fundraiser will be held after Tuesday’s game as teams can pay $10 per person to play one final scrimmage on the hardwood. Proceeds will go to fund banners for the new school. Wilmington coaches reminisced in recent days about the action the building has seen since it opened several decades ago. “I love this gym. There were …