Special Olympics

2018 State Basketball Tournament

Ray-Pec Special Olympics athletes brought home the hardware from the March 17 state basketball tournament in St. Joseph - two teams won the gold, one team won silver, and one team won bronze medals!

Special Olympics Unified Super Senior Team

1st Place - Gold! 3 on 3 Unified Super Senior Team: 

From left to right - Alex Sutton (graduated athlete), Tristan Holmes-Dye (12th grade athlete), Zach Anderson (9th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer), Ethan Ankrom (graduated athlete), Ashley Lindsay (graduated athlete), Desray Yarger (11th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer), Alyssa Woodward (11th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer).
This is Ashley's 3rd year getting 1st place at State!

Special Olympics United Wolves Team

1st place - Gold! 3 on 3 Unified Wolves Team.

From left: Grant Hornbeck (6th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer), Olivia Burton (8th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer), Armon Davis (7th grade athlete), J’Qwan Blackman (6th grade athlete), Dorico Hilliard (8th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer), and Jag Davis (6th grade athlete).

Special Olympics Unified Panthers Team

2nd place - Silver! 3 on 3 Unified Panthers Team

From left: Emrie Ianniello (11th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer), Emma Gudenkauf (10th grade athlete), Kayla Hughes (11th grade Unified Partner/Volunteer), Josh Hill (8th grade athlete), Tyler Williams (10th grade athlete), and Shawn Courtney (10th grade athlete).

Special Olympics Team Skills

3rd place - Bronze! Team Skills 

All students pictured are Special Olympics athletes. The adults are law enforcement officials who distributed medals. From left: Owen Vaughan (4th grade athlete), Mallory Anderson (4th grade athlete), Sabrina Peek (6th grade athlete), Sara Poe (graduated athlete), and Grant Ewigman (7th grade athlete).