Special Olympics Collier County took a delegation of Four Special Olympics athletes to the 2011 Golf State Games Competition in Kissimmee, FL on September 9th & 10th to compete against athletes from around the State. Our athletes gave their all to their competition with the following results.
Gold Medal: Jacob Ward- 9 Holer Alternate Shot with Unified Partner Larry Ward.
Silver Medal: Alyssa Scroope- 9 Holer Alternate Shot with Unified Partner Thomas Scroope.
4th Place: Shawn Williams- 18 Holer.
5th Place: Joshua McClellan- Individual Skills Competition.
Coaches that traveled with the delegation were coaches: Bill Behnke.
Congratulations to all our athletes for a GREAT Golf Season!! GO COLLIER!! Many thanks to all our volunteer coaches who gave so much of their time to train our athletes onto victory!
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer coach for any of our sports in Special Olympics, please call the office at 775-1991.