Athletes from Marble Falls Middle and Marble Falls High School competed in the Special Olympics State Swim Meet at Texas A & M University in College Station Friday and Saturday. Jairo Ortiz from MFHS won a gold medal in the freestyle, silver in the backstroke and bronze in the breast stroke. Trevor and Andrew Phillips both earned silver medals in the back stroke competition.
The MFMS 7th & 8th Grade Relay Team includes: Savanna Leming, Deborah Wolf, Ariel Lichenstein and Angel Fitzpatrick & (not pictured) Elizabeth Bagwell
you see Jairo, Trevor, or Andrew, please congratulate them on their
wins at the SOTX State Swim Meet,” encouraged MFHS Life Skills Teacher,
Fallan Sadler. “All of our athletes are so proud to represent Marble Falls and would be thrilled to receive the pat on the back!”
The MFISD Special Olympics Swim Team is coached by Vickie Rodgers and Flo Denney. Since
the start of school, the team practiced once per week at the Mustang
Athletic Club and once per week at the YMCA in Burnet.
It will be a busy school year for the MFISD Special Olympians. With
the conclusion of the State Swim Meet, Marble Falls’ Special Olympian
athletes will move into their Bowling season, followed by Basketball and
MFHS medal winners Trevor and Andrew Phillips on either side of Life Skills Teacher Fallan Sadler. Jairo Ortiz is in the front row.
Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow….Mustangs Forever!
Contact: Bruce Peckover