Brookline High’s 1963 basketball team reunites with coach Don Slaven
Last Wednesday, at a Kingston restaurant, the story of the 1963 Brookline High basketball team that advanced to the Eastern Mass. quarterfinals was retold at a reunion of several team members at their annual reunion with head coach Don Slaven. Slaven, now 82 and living in Mashpee, won 409 games over 27 seasons. Brookline lost to Brockton by a point,ending their season, but the bond between the players and their coach has endured.