"My advice for other athletes is to keep up the good work and do what is best for you and your teammates."
|SOMO Career||8 years|
|Sports||Basketball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Softball and Bocce|
|What is your favorite part about SOMO?||I love Special Olympics Missouri because it was something I wanted to try, and I kept on playing for years until I started to love playing the new sports. I love that I get to try new things. My favorite part about Special Olympics Missouri is hanging out with friends and trying to play new sports and going to the events.|
|Anything else you want people to know about you?||I’m a good teammate, and I am kind. I like to help my teammates out and communicate with other people. I like to help other athletes practice on their goals for the next Games. I also like to help them make themselves proud.|
"Sports bring people together and bring joy, and I believe this is also my favorite part about Special Olympics."
|Years as a Volunteer||9 years|
|Favorite SOMO memory||My favorite memory was playing softball in Lees Summit, MO and this game must’ve gone into 3 or 4 extra innings, but we ended up winning by 1 run. The game lasted several hours, but was the most fun I’ve had playing softball.|
|What else do you enjoy?||Something else people should know about me that’s fun and exciting is I love mathematics and solving problems related to math.|
SOMO News & Updates
Poplar Bluff creates more inclusive atmosphere by implementing Unified Champion Schools strategy
POPLAR BLUFF – Poplar Bluff High school is doing its part to make its school a more inclusive atmosphere for everyone. The Mules have implemented all three components of the Unified Champion…