Local athletes compete in Special Olympics

June 13, 2013

The 2013 Special Olympics Delaware Summer Games presented by DuPont took place June 7-8 at the University of Delaware. More than 700 athletes and 85 Unified Partners (peers without a disability) competed in aquatics, bocce, powerlifting, softball, tennis, and track and field.

Shown is Rick Conley of Fenwick Island hitting a perfect drop shot during the Unified Doubles tournament. Conley and his partner, Lauren Alberti of Bethany Beach, won a silver medal.