High School Sports

Teammate helps boy with cerebral palsy score a basket. His reaction will melt your heart

Watch as this boys basketball player helps his teammate, who has cerebral palsy, score a basket during a recent game.

Austin, 9, was diagnosed with cerebral palsy since he was 3.

It took him two tries to make the shot, but watch his reaction. It will melt your heart.

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Born and raised in Hawaii, Brian Gosset graduated from Northern Arizona University with a degree in journalism before coming to Texas in 2014. He’s covered high school sports — yes, pretty much every high school sport — for the Star-Telegram ever since.