Category Archives: Special Athletes

Special Olympics State Bowling Tournament

The State Bowling Tournament for Illinois Special Olympics was Saturday, December 6 at Landmark Lanes in Peoria. Jake Nelson of Roberts, a member of PBL Special Athletes, earned a Silver medal in his division. Jake earned Gold medals at both … Continue reading

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Help Support Ford County Special Athletes!

Ford County Special Athletes provides for local participation of bowling as part of the Eastern Prairie region (Area #8) of Special Olympics of Illinois (soill.org). Residents of Ford County and/or those living within the GCMS/PBL school districts with disabilities can … Continue reading

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Ford County Special Olympics Bowling

Ford County Special Olympics Bowling Sets Practice Schedule The fifth season of Ford County’s Special Olympics Bowling is ready to roll and a practice schedule has been set. Each practice will include three games as that is how the tournaments will be … Continue reading

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Special Athletes Bowling

The fourth season for Ford County’s Special Athletes Bowling ended Sunday, August 25 at Eastern Prairie’s Area 8 Tournament in Champaign. A bronze medal was awarded to Jessica Snyder of Gibson City.   A fifth-place ribbon was earned by Dillon Sexton of Paxton.  Danielle Kolakowski of Paxton received … Continue reading

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Ford County Special Olympics Bowling Sets Practice Schedule

The fourth season of Ford County’s Special Olympics Bowling is ready to roll and a practice schedule has been set. Each practice will include three games as that is how the tournaments will be structured. Each athlete will need to attend … Continue reading

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Bowlympians Strike!

The Eastern Prairie Area 8 region of Special Olympics of Illinois held its tournament Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Arrowhead Lanes in Champaign.  Ford County Bowlympians Taylor Chickini and Danielle Kolakowski both brought home medals.  Taylor, daughter of Steve and Kristi Chickini … Continue reading

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