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Special Olympics Athletes Bring Home Gold

Special Olympics Athletes

 

Duncanville Special Olympics athletes continued their winning tradition at the State Summer Games, held in Arlington during Memorial Day weekend.

 

The team of two boys and four girls brought home gold, silver and bronze medals in their divisional races and received State Honors for placing in the top heats of all but two events.

 

See photos here.

 

Standing Long Jump 12-15 - Ryan Polite, Gold, 1st in State

Running Long Jump Female 16-21 - Shay Jones, Gold, 1st in State

Running Long Jump Females 12-15 - Amariah Childers, Gold, 1st in State

Running Long Jump Males 16-21 - Dray Hampton, Gold, 1st in State

200 M Dash Males 16-21 - Dray Hampton, Gold, 1st in State

 

200m Dash Females 12-21

Shay Jones, Gold, 1st in State

Amariah Childers, Silver, 2nd in State

Ryan Polite, Bronze, 3rd in State

Tia Wright, Gold, 2nd Heat

 

4x100m Relay Males Division - Ryan Polite, Bronze, 3rd in State

Shot Put Males - Tyler Dodson, 4th, Heat 7

100m Dash - Tyler Dodson, Bronze, Heat 4