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Special Olympians medal at regionals

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The 2014 Snoqualmie Valley Special Olympics Golf team enjoyed a successful regional tournament on July 27 at Snohomish Golf Course.

From right to left, Charlie Whitaker and Tyrell Oliveres of Snoqualmie earned silver medals, achieving personal bests in their respective events. Coach Gregory Malcolm and gold medal winner Francie Holland of North Bend will travel to the state competition, Saturday, Aug. 16, in Everett, as a result of Holland’s first place finish in her skills competition. The team prepared for the regional and state competitions in June, July and August, with the support of Mount Si Golf Course and local volunteers. Malcolm has coached the Special Olympics golf team in the Snoqualmie Valley for the past three years.

 

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