Special Olympics bocce ball team brings home a medal
The Hodag Rollers (Rhinelander Area 2-05) finished third in the Special Olympics state championship bocce ball tournament Saturday, Aug. 6 in Waukesha. The bronze medal team consisted of Aaron Hass, Greg Burill, Chris Buhl and Jonathan Ankrom.
Special Olympics Wisconsin (SOWI) provides year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy while participating in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, Special Olympics athletes and the community. Special Olympic athletes in Rhinelander will begin their bowling season on August 24.