Gabbard’s appearance brings tears, win
Published 03/27/2011, Wadena Pioneer Journal
Instead of just “One Clap for Zach,” there was plenty of clapping when he showed up at Williams Arena. The last time Zach Gabbard was on a basketball court, on Jan. 20, he collapsed while playing. Yet on Wednesday, the 17-year-old was full of life when he was on hand to watch the Perham boys basketball team win its first-ever game in the Minnesota Class 2A state boys basketball tournament with a 57-40 win over Virginia.Word count: 561
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