Special Olympics Comes to Husson University 

Tim Throckmorton

They came from all over Eastern and Central Maine. Special Olympics soccer athletes with skills testing as well as competition on the field.Husson University was the site today and the players from the Women’s Soccer team were there to help out.Shelby Bradford got us started four years ago and been hosting for two years it helps these athletes become more complete people.You gonna win some more games? Yup going all the way.He bounced right back up there… Totally, they’re tough.The energy and training is a result of 8-10 weeks of training they’ve been working every day getting ready and now they are here they are excited this is their day to shine.Hey nice save there. Thanks.Get the ball.Have you been practicing, no, that was a good save. Thank you.They take you in like you’ve been friends forever and its really rewarding.It went ok, I did skills today.Special olympics is for us to meet new people and make new friends, it doesn’t matter if you win or lose. Its about having fun with your friends that’s all, yup.