RED BUD, Ill. – A heartwarming moment in front of a crowd during a grade school basketball game in Illinois.

The team manager for the Red Bud grade school basketball team got his own time to shine during a recent game.

Chase Smith is the team manager, he has Down syndrome and loves basketball and supporting his team.

During a game against St. Libory, he stepped into the game and made a basket for Red Bud. It was an emotional moment for both teams and everyone in the crowd.

5 On Your Side’s Corey Miller spent some time with Chase after he made the shot.