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The Newest Athletes

The Newest Athletes

Pranav Sriram, Front/TOC/JAM Editor

November 17, 2017

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Champions Together Club raises money for Special Olympics through Polar Plunge

Champions Together Club raises money for Special Olympics through Polar Plunge

News

February 19, 2016

In March, a team of CHS students will participate in the Polar Plunge, according to Molly McGuire, co-president of Champions Together and senior. In the Polar Plunge, participants jump into a freezing lake to raise funds. “Polar Plunge is Special Olympics’s biggest fundraiser of the year. It’s...

Second Time Back for Unified Track

Second Time Back for Unified Track

sports

April 23, 2015

Heading into their second season, Unified Track members hope for another fun-filled year and a chance at the State meet. Unified Track is a track team that consists of athletes with and without disabilities competing together in traditional track and field events. It is a team created by IHSAA and the...

SPREADING THE WORD: Senior Abby Abel serves on the Special Olympics National Youth Activation Committee (YAC)

SPREADING THE WORD: Senior Abby Abel serves on the Special Olympics National Youth Activation Committee (YAC)

15min

March 20, 2015

How did you first get involved with Special Olympics? A: I got involved at the end of sophomore year. The IHSAA partnered with Special Olympics, and they were looking for a high school representative that could devote two years to the Special Olympics program and partner with a Special Olympics athlete...

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Q&A with Mitch Bonar, Abby Abel’s partner in the National Youth Activation Committee

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Q&A with Mitch Bonar, Abby Abel’s partner in the National Youth Activation Committee

15min

March 20, 2015

Why did you first get involved with Special Olympics? I first got involved because I used to be bullied a lot, and I usually didn’t fit in with a lot of people, so it allowed me to fit in other people with similar abilities to compete, and I was really not a part of sports until that happened....

Eunice Kennedy Shriver dies at 88

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August 11, 2009

By Michelle Hu <mhu@hilite.org> One of the last remaining Kennedy siblings died early this morning at 2 a.m. after being hospitalized a few days ago at Cape Cod Hospital in Massachusetts. Shriver was the sister of former President John F. Kennedy, former senator Robert F. Kennedy and current...