New Special Olympics Event Held in Marshall County

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More than 100 Marshall County Special Olympians participated at the county’s first-ever basketball event on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at John Marshall High School.

Students from all Marshall County elementary, middle and high schools hit the hardwood along with a few graduates.  Peer tutors from both John Marshall High School and Cameron High School assisted the athletes while shooting hoops.

The annual Marshall County Special Olympics Track and Field events will take place on the Monarch’s Soccer Field in Glen Dale on Thursday, April 28, 2016.

 

 

WTRF 7News stopped by to capture the event.  The story can be seen at the link below.

http://www.wtrf.com/story/31121432/first-of-its-kind-special-olympics-event-held-in-marshall-county

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