Special Olympian champions

Special Olympian champions

The St. Francis County Area Developmental Center softball team won the ‘A’ Upper Division of the Unified Special Olympics softball tournament played Saturday at Cabot. The double-elimination style tournament was part of the Special Olympics Unified State Tournament. Teams are comprised of one half special Olympians and one half special partners. The SFC team defeated Monroe County 10-9 in the first game and downed Pine Bluff 7-5 in the championship game. Team members, in no particular order, are: Waylon Brown, Steve Gracey, Charlie McKnight, Randy Turner, Diesko Boyd, Randy Holiday, Coach Jason Cantrell, Jeremy Burgess, Justin Holtz, Scott Gracey and Calvin Hodges. Each team member received a gold medal. Submitted photo.