WA Special Olympics

Winston Academy held the WA Special Olympics on April 3 on the school’s campus. The event featured athletes participating in 10 M, 25M, 50M, 100M, 200M, and 400M races, as well as Softball throw, tennis ball throw, shot put, and standing long jump. Athletes that participated came from schools, groups, and industries from the surrounding area, such as Carthage, Sebastopol, Kosciusko, Macon, Brooksville, and Louisville (Leake Central Elementary and High Schools, Noxubee County Schools, Louisville Group Home, Louisville Industries, Attala Industries, and Kosciusko Group Home and Sebastopol community.) These athletes were participating to qualify for the Summer State Special Olympics, which will be held at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi from May 9 -11.

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