Friday, December 12, 2014
Bocce ball tournament a hit for students and cops
Over 80 young athletes with intellectual disabilities wore their team jerseys like a badge of honour at the Four Corners Provincial Bocce Qualifier in Cornwall on Friday.
Fourteen teams of students from seven high schools in Stormont-Dundas-Glengarry competed at Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School, vying for an opportunity to advance to the Provincial School Championships to be held in May 2015, hosted by Special Olympics Ontario.
Cornwall Community Police Service (CCPS) officers were on site to cheer on the enthusiastic athletes. Their annual Law Enforcement Torch Run raises thousands for Special Olympics - the charity of choice of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police.
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