Athletes on the Waubonsie Valley High School Special Olympics team medaled at an April 27 track meet at North Central College.
On April 27th, the Waubonsie Valley High School Special Olympics Team participated in the Area 2 track meet and achieved the following medals:
Gold Medal winners
4x100M relay team: Thomas Welsh, Christopher Pineda, Blake Yee, and Ryan McDonough.
100M run: Hannah Jeannel, Zinyra Ross, and Christian Simon.
200M run: Thomas Welsh. 400M run: Ryan McDonough.
Running long jump: Christopher Pineda.
Softball throw: Christian Simon.
Silver Medal winners
Running long jump: Blake Yee.
Shot put 4kg: Brandon Jones and Ryan McDonough.
Softball throw: Ryan Tarapchak.
100M run: Christopher Pineda.
400M run: Ryan Tarapchak.
Bronze Medal winners
Softball throw: Alexanna Llanes and Alan Stapleton.
100M run: Alexanna Llanes and Ivan Velazquez.
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