Two Special Olympics volleyball teams from the Southside won medals Sept. 10 at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Games at Brebeuf High School.
In the Unified division (athletes are paired with able partners), the Hurricanes and the Lightning won silver and bronze medals, respectively.
The Hurricanes feature (front, from left) Lauren Darland, Emily Koerner, Tori Ketron, Colene Speckman; (back) Cody Rudisill, Cameron Threat, Bryce Ryan, Abby Rogers, Karen Whisler, George Speckman, Richard Baltzell and coach Bud Darland.
The Lightning’s squad (below) is composed of Pi Kovacs, Maggie Cooper, Sarah Leach, Aaryn Richardson, Alex Stallings, Ashley O’Keefe, Tonya West, Misty Forsha, Anthony Stallings, Phillip Hanley and coach Kathy West. Not pictured: coach MJ Stallings.