Martha’s Vineyard hoops player Keaney honored for 1,000th point

Peter Keaney posed with varsity coach Mike Joyce following the Dec. 28 win over Norton, holding the ball he shot through the hoop for his 1,000th career point. — File photo by Ralph Stewart

Massachusetts state representative Tim Madden honored Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School senior Peter Keaney with an award Sunday, commemorating his 1,000 career point, scored in a boys varsity basketball game against Norton in Oak Bluffs on December 28.

Mr. Madden presented the award on behalf of the State House of Representatives during the team’s banquet Sunday night in the MVRHS cafeteria.