Photos of the Day: BCC Winter Carnival, 2-17-16

BCC Winter Carnival

BCC students from left to right: Jessica Mello, Andrea Van Ness, Taylor Burns, and Alec Johnson-Cabral, judge several submitted plates of home-made cookies during the school’s Winter Carnival event Wednesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT/SCMG

BCC Winter Carnival

Former BCC student and Easton resident Joseph Bianchini plays guitar in the community center caferteria during the school’s Winter Carnival event Wednesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT/SCMG

BCC Winter Carnival

Matthew Robinson successfully removes a wood block in a giant game of Jenga during the BCC Winter Carnival Wednesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT/SCMG

BCC Winter Carnival

A tennis ball launched from a catapult makes its way to the cardboard castle doorway during the BCC Winter Carnival Wednesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT/SCMG

BCC Winter Carnival

Students at Bristol Community College skate on an articial ice surface during the school’s Winter Carnival event Wednesday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/FALL RIVER SPIRIT/SCMG

Photos of the Day: Special Olympics Basketball, 2-14-16

Special Olympics Basketball

CJ fast breaks down the court for Team New Bedford during the inaugural Valentine’s Day Hoops Tournament featuring over a dozen Special Olympics basketball teams from all over the South Coast and Cape Cod Sunday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Special Olympics Basketball

Over a dozen Special Olympic basketball teams from all over the South Coast and Cape Cod particpated in the inaugural Valentine’s Day Hoops Tournament at Fort Tabor Academy Sunday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Special Olympics Basketball

Michelle of Team New Bedford vies for the basketball during her team’s action at the inaugural Valentine’s Day Hoops Tournament at Fort Tabor featuring a dozen Special Olympic basketball teams Sunday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Special Olympics Basketball

Coach Matt Duclos, second from bottom, smiles from his player’s performance during the inaugural Valentine’s Day Hoops Tournament at Fort Tabor featuring a dozen Special Olympic baksetball teams Sunday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG

Special Olympics Basketball

Nate from Team New Bedford celebrates after hitting a near half-court three-pointer in the closing seconds of his team’s game at the inaugural Valentine’s Day Hoops Tournament at Fort Tabor Sunday afternoon. MICHAEL SMITH/STANDARD TIMES SPECIAL/SCMG