Charlotte Special Olympians spring into action
HERALD PHOTO BY DALLAS EMRICHShirley Doano coaches Special Olympian Sharon Riddle while walking the track Jan. 5 at Charlotte High School in Punta Gorda.
HERALD PHOTO BY DALLAS EMRICHAnna Borchers throws the ball Jan. 5 during practice for the March Special Olympics games.
HERALD PHOTO BY DALLAS EMRICHBrad Ginther smiles after completing training for the day.
HERALD PHOTO BY DALLAS EMRICHJanice Gooding takes a short break between laps on the track.
HERALD PHOTO BY DALLAS EMRICHErin Atkinson gets ready to throw the ball during Special Olympics practice on Jan. 5.
HERALD PHOTO BY DALLAS EMRICHMembers of the Special Olympics track and field team practice walking the track for the upcoming area games on March 2.
HERALD PHOTO BY DALLAS EMRICHIf the team does well in the area games, they get to compete at the state level.
By DALLAS EMRICH
Special Olympians hit the Charlotte High School track Jan. 5 for the start of the spring sports season.