You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


Wareham High player Amber Filkins is a leader on, off court

For some people, the basketball court is a sanctuary, a place to escape the stresses of everyday life and to focus on the net and only the net.

That is the case for Amber Filkins , a junior forward for the 3-1 Wareham High School girls’ basketball team.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week