Celtics G-Leaguer to visit Ford Middle School on Monday

ACUSHNET, Mass. (WLNE) — Celtics G-Leaguer, Eric Demers, will be visiting Ford Middle School in Acushnet on Monday morning.

Demers, an alumni of the school district, will be speaking to students about his journey to the NBA. He’ll also be getting in on the school’s students vs staff basketball game, playing on the students’ team.

Ford Middle School will honor Demers with a plaque that features him in the school’s basketball uniform. He’ll be gifting the school a signed Maine Celtics jersey that will hang in the gym.

Demers spent his college years at Gordon College, becoming the school’s all-time leading scorer.

 

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