Alfred State Partners with Special Olympics for Track Spectacular

Alfred State Partners with Special Olympics for Track Spectacular

The Alfred State athletic department has partnered with Special Olympics and will be hosting the 2nd annual Special Olympics Track & Field Spectacular at Pioneer Stadium on Friday April 25.

The event will feature nearly 100 athletes from local schools  competing in track events (400 m, 200 m, 100 m , 50 m, 25 m, and relays) and field events (shot put, softball throw, long jump, and standing long jump).  Every participant can compete in one running event and one field event.

Action begins at 9:45 a.m. with Opening Ceremonies with the track events slated to start at 10:15 a.m.  After a break for lunch the field events at approximately Noon.  Awards for each of the heats of the events will be given out right after the competition of the event.

The public is invited to come cheer on these athletes and enjoy the competition. 

The Special Olympics is a partner of DIII of the NCAA.  Through this partnership, Division III student-athletes across the country are encouraged to participate in existing Special Olympics events, create their own events, or otherwise serve to support Special Olympics organization. 

Order of Events  
9:45 a.m. Opening Ceremony
10:15 a.m. Track Events Start
11 a.m. Lunch
Noon  Field Events Start
Compliance Minute
February 25, 2016 Compliance Minute
Pioneer Q&A - Dominic Coon
February 20, 2016 Pioneer Q&A - Dominic Coon
Pioneer Q&A - Pedro Mora
February 18, 2016 Pioneer Q&A - Pedro Mora
Pioneer Q&A - Adam Fezza
February 17, 2016 Pioneer Q&A - Adam Fezza
Compliance Minute
February 11, 2016 Compliance Minute
Pioneer Q&A - Tyler Cook
February 11, 2016 Pioneer Q&A - Tyler Cook
Ally's Adventures
February 10, 2016 Ally's Adventures
Pioneer Q&A - Austin Parker
February 4, 2016 Pioneer Q&A - Austin Parker
Pioneer Q&A - Samuel Volmy
February 4, 2016 Pioneer Q&A - Samuel Volmy
Pioneer Q&A - Robbie Adams
February 2, 2016 Pioneer Q&A - Robbie Adams
Compliance Minute
February 1, 2016 Compliance Minute
Ally's Adventures
January 28, 2016 Ally's Adventures
Compliance Minute
December 15, 2015 Compliance Minute
Compliance Minute
November 18, 2015 Compliance Minute
Compliance Minute
October 1, 2015 Compliance Minute
Higgins to Donate Kidney
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Weather Update - April 8
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Weather Update - April 1
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Fourteen Stories of 2014
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Eight Named USCAA All-Academic
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New Fitness Center to Open
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Athletes for Athletes
April 15, 2014 Athletes for Athletes
Weather Update
April 14, 2014 Weather Update
Schedule Updates
April 7, 2014 Schedule Updates
Weather Update
March 31, 2014 Weather Update
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March 28, 2014 Weather Update
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March 27, 2014 Weather Update
Happy Thanksgiving
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New Era Begins Friday
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Weather Update
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Mascot Madness Round One
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