Best of the Bronx: Handball team

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. invited the borough's official handball team to his office for a victory celebration. The team took the top spot in the United States Wall Ball Association's

News 12 Staff

Mar 1, 2016, 12:25 AM

Updated 3,004 days ago

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Best of the Bronx: Handball team
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. invited the borough's official handball team to his office for a victory celebration.
The team took the top spot in the United States Wall Ball Association's tournament, but it has also beaten Brooklyn's team for two years in a row.



"We came together as a team and we beat them. We went against them. That's our rivalry and we beat them, two years in a row," says player Michael Mendoza.
Team members say that it's that local pride and being a part of a group that really gives them the motivation to stick together and represent the Bronx.
 


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