June 10, 2002
Local track team returns from state meet with medals
The Woodinville Parks and Recreation Special Olympic track team returned from the Washington State Games held May 31-June 2 at Fort Lewis following a weekend of spirited competition.
Awarded medals and representing each member of the team were:
Joel Aadland-Lewis Ñ Bronze in the 50m dash
Molly Borchers Ñ Gold in the standing long jump, Bronze in the 200m dash, Bronze in the 4x100m relay
Nikolas Mantalvanos Ñ Gold in the softball throw
David Nystrom Ñ Gold in the shotput, Gold in the 100m dash, Bronze in the 4x100m relay
Matthew Totonelly Ñ Bronze in the 4x100m relay
Jason "JJ" Young: Gold in the softball throw
This season's team gives special thanks to the team volunteers: Louis Mendoza, Mark Landau, Lori Dey, Anne Coon, Andrew Allen, Jeanne Sexton, Chris Rogers, Scott Sundvig, Kelsey Crowter, Elizabeth Caser and David Couvrette, as well as the parents, family and friends that supported this year's team.
For additional information, call Cole Caplan at the Woodinville Community Center at (425)398-9327. www.ci.woodinville.wa.us.