The 28th Annual Special Olympics National Unified Bowling Tournament took place on March 13th-15th. The tournament was hosted by Special Olympics North America and Special Olympics Ohio, however, was held at the Oncenter in Syracuse, NY in conjunction with the United States Bowling Congress (USBC). The Central Region was represented by two athletes, Alek Fiorenza and Jin Sook Swizdor, their Unified partners, Kerry Dale and Megan Rutledge, and Central Region coach Debbie Smith. On Wednesday, March 14th, the Unified team competition took place, in which the Central Region team brought home a bronze medal. On Thursday, March 15th, the team split into pairs for the Unified doubles competition. Alek Fiorenza and partner Kerry Dale earned a bronze medal in their respective division while Jin Sook Swizdor and partner Megan Rutledge bowled their way to a gold medal in their division. Congratulations to Alek, Jin Sook, Kerry, Megan and Debbie on an outstanding performance!
Tully’s Law & Orders
Save the date and join us for Tully’s Law & Orders. Last year this event raised nearly $14,000 to sponsor 35 Special Olympics NY athletes.
When: Thursday, May 3, 2018
5:00pm-8:00pm (arrive at 4:45pm)
Tully’s will provide dinner for volunteers
Where: Tully’s Fairmount
3355 W. Genesee Street, Syracuse, NY 13219
Tully’s Erie Blvd.
2943 Erie Blvd. East, Syracuse, NY 13224
311 7th North Street, Liverpool, NY 13088
7838 Brewerton Road, Cicero, NY 13039
4700 Vestal Parkway, Vestal, NY 13850
1050 Arsenal Street, Watertown, NY 13601
Special Olympics athletes are needed to partner with our law enforcement. Please complete and return the volunteer form.
August 25th: Copper City Golf Skills- Hidden Valley GC, Whitesboro
September 9th: Super Regional Bocce- Toccolana Club, Rome
September 16th: Super Regional Cycling- Griffiss Industrial Park, Rome
September 16th: ST Regional Fall Tournament (Cross Country, Softball)
September 23rd: GR Super Regional Soccer- Total Sports Experience
September 30th: GR Super Regional Softball- Midlakes High School