High Noon Showdown includes Special Olympics athletes
The High Noon Showdown, a softball game between the city and county law-enforcement agencies now in its second year, once again included athletes from the local Special Olympics softball team on both sides. Read the story from The Blade by clicking here.
3 competitions; 3 wins for the Lucas County Legends pep club!
Special Olympics athletes train hard with Toledo Police Athletic Asscoiation
Lucas County Special Olympics has paired up with the Police Athletic Association and have started a conditioning program to help our athletes get fit and have fun while doing it. If you would like more information please call Kelley Watson at 419-380-5109. See photos by clicking here.
Walleye Hockey Tickets on sale for Special Olympics Chuck-a-Puck Night
Come support our program by purchasing Walleye tickets for opening night Saturday October 27th!! Staff and athletes from Lucas County Special Olympics will be selling pucks that evening and part of the proceeds will benefit our program. We need to sell 150 tickets so please call Kelley Watson at 419-380-5109 if you would like to buy tickets!! Tickets are 19.00 apiece.
Two Lucas County athletes compete in National Special Olympics
Two athletes from Lucas County represented Ohio at the National Special Olympics Games in Seattle, Washington. More than 4,000 athletes and coaches representing 50 state Programs and the District of Columbia, along with the support of tens of thousands of volunteers and spectators, competed in 14 Olympic-type team and individual sports.
Golfer Chris Cash and unifed partner Tom King placed fifth in golf in their division.
Brian Mignin, powerlifter, took gold in all three of his events (bench press, deadlift and overall).
We are very proud of both athletes!!
Area IV Spring Games
Eleven counties competed in the area qualifier on Saturday May 12th at Sylvania Southview High School. Over 400 athletes competed in track and field, volleyball, and bocce ball. Unfortunately cycling had to be canceled due to the weather conditions. Even though it was a dreary, rainy day, our athletes stuck it out and were able to get through all the events. Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers we had this year and everyone who attended.
Golf Scramble a big success!
Both Lucas County Teams headed for the State Softball Tournament
Come cheer for both of our Lucas County teams as they battle for the State Championship on Saturday, September 15, at the Coontz Recreation Center, 5330 Seaman Road, in Oregon.
The game times are
D3: 11 am and win or lose 3 pm
D4: 9 a.m. and win or lose 1 p.m.