BALTIMORE — Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Bennett Blazers are on hearth. No pun supposed.

Both the varsity and junior varsity wheelchair basketball groups are going again to the Junior Wheelchair Basketball National Championship.

The varsity group is ranked #3, and the junior varsity group is ranked No. 5, respectively.

The championship can be held in Richmond, Virginia, from April 5 to 7.

The Blazers have traditionally been a perennial powerhouse for adaptive sports activities, sending groups to the National Championship for the reason that mid-Nineties.

The squad received all of it in 2019.

The solely protection accessible to cease them from repeating in 2020 was COVID-19, which led to the match’s cancellation.

Three lively gamers have determined to play wheelchair basketball on the faculty degree: Logan Soleas for the University of Missouri and J.P. Pollard and Lukas Jonner, each for PennWest Edinboro.

Tonight, they held their ultimate observe earlier than starting their climb for greatness, but once more, in Richmond.