Amsterdam students, staff volunteer at Special Olympics

June 22, 2017

Members of the Greater Amsterdam School District volunteered their time at the Special Olympics NY 2017 State Summer Games at Siena College in Loudonville.

The events helped athletes showcase the Special Olympics Athlete Oath, “Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.”

The following students, families and members of the unified sports program offered high-fives, encouraging banners, supportive cheers and posted photos to social media celebrating the summer games: Elicia Spagnola, Jessica Byerwalters, Pauline Adamowski, Alex Adamowski, Christine Sherlock, Bob Sherlock, Chris Riccio, Nico Riccio, Gina Holloway, Brian Holloway, Annette Twardy, Jennifer Porter, Mike Porter, Bella Porter, Ben Porter, Jen Baxter, Nathan Baxter, Dylan Baxter, Morgan Ruth, Kiara Figueroa, Lucia Liverio, Victoria Barone-Lopez, Trey Holloway, Kelsey Bogdan, Kayli Hoefs, Alyssa Kuchis, Deyvon Hill, Abbey Etherton, Trinity Hogben and Alexa Thompson.