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Alumni players at Thornton Academy’s traditional alumni basketball game, played Wednesday, Nov. 23 at the William Shepherd Linnell Gymnasium. James Morse makes a jump-shot over defender Chris Abboud. See more photos on page 5. In the past, the alumni games put an alumni team against a student team, according to alumni board Vice President Jill Blake, who helped coordinate the event. A rule from the Maine Principal’s Association now inhibits that, since a game like that would count towards a limited number of exhibition games the students can play. (Anthony Aloisio photo) Alumni players at Thornton Academy’s traditional alumni basketball game, played Wednesday, Nov. 23 at the William Shepherd Linnell Gymnasium. James Morse makes a jump-shot over defender Chris Abboud. See more photos on page 5. In the past, the alumni games put an alumni team against a student team, according to alumni board Vice President Jill Blake, who helped coordinate the event. A rule from the Maine Principal’s Association now inhibits that, since a game like that would count towards a limited number of exhibition games the students can play. (Anthony Aloisio photo)

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