Over 240 compete in Special Olympics at Kane track

Photo by Ted Lutz – Madyson Haight of Kane leaps in the running long jump event at Special Olympics held Wednesday at the Kane High School track. Madyson, 13, is a seventh-grade student at Kane Middle School. She was a first-place winner in the event.Photo by Ted Lutz –  Dustyn Schreckengost of Kane competes Wednesday in the softball throw at Special Olympics at the Kane High School track. Dustyn, 11, is a fifth-grade student at the Kane Elementary School.
Staff Writer

Over 240 Special Olympics athletes from throughout McKean County met Wednesday at the Kane Area High School track to compete in the 44th annual Special Olympics/Zippo Track & Field Meet.
Patrick Ryan of Bradford is the long-time director of Special Olympics in McKean County.
There were near-perfect conditions for the meet with thin clouds, no rain and temperatures in the mid-50s.