Local Students Return with Medals from National Special Olympics
Family and Friends gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of four National Special Olympic Athletes. This was the first year the National Special Olympics held a paddle boarding event and two local students competed. Serena Marable brought home the gold medal and Erin Paulson won the silver.
Special Olympics Coach Tim Cooper shares what this experience meant to him. Coach Cooper and the athletes will begin preparing for another event in September in South Carolina and says he is hopeful that this experience will last a lifetime for all the athletes.