Moments & Fun Facts
Monica, 44 (right), has been playing softball for two years and looked forward to taking her game to the next level today alongside her role model and teammate, Katie Keeler (left), 27. These partners-in-crime play for Ventura County and couldn't wait to play in Fall Games.
John, 9 of Antelope Valley, stretched it out with his role model and coach, Brian Groff. Groff is a military veteran and inspires his team everyday to play their best and encourage not only their teammates but opposing teams as well, embodying the Special Olympics oath.
Ramon, #10 of the Wildcats, scored three goals today in a 4-2 victory against the Green Mojaves. JB Wagoner, executive director of Arc Mid-Cities the organization behind the Wildcats, says Ramon is their star player. Ramon hopes to mirror role model, Chicharito of the Mexican soccer team, and continue his scoring streak and hopefully earning the gold.