When Troup County students Mason McCartney, a Troup High freshman, and Logan Wegienka, a sophomore at LaGrange High, joined the Handball Wheelchair team, they were looking to win. The students, even though they are rivals because one is a Tiger and one is a Granger, came together for the win.
And that is exactly what they did when they joined the West Georgia Wolverines and vied for the state championship in handball.
McCartney, a member of the Troup High Air Force JROTC and a tenor sax player in the school’s band said, “I am glad I was provided the opportunity to play a challenging sport that would be more difficult with my disability.
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