Athletes bring home gold, silver, bronze
The 2018 Special Olympics USA Games got off to a great start for the athletes representing Special Olympics Indiana – Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties last week in Seattle, Wash.
Charlie Wilson, 21, of Aurora, who competed in swimming during the six-day event, captured a gold medal in the 200M Freestyle, the first gold medal for Team Indiana. He also captured gold in the 100M Breaststroke and received a seventh place ribbon in the 100M High Performance Individual Medley.
The winning streak continued with bowlers Alex Kieffer, 16, and his Unified Partner and sister, Abby Kieffer, 14, both of Versailles.
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