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WebXtra: Special Olympics Track & Field Day

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - About 90 students from various Longview ISD school campuses participated in the district's 2011 Special Education Track and Field Day, Friday at Lobo Stadium.

Events included wheelchair races, assisted walk/run races, dashes, developmental bowling, tennis ball throw, softball throw, shuttle run, standing long jump and tug-of-war.

Volunteers from various Longview High School groups assisted as well as members from the Lobos football team, LHS cheerleaders, student council and Forever Friends.

Ware's student council members furnished goodie bags for the student athletes.

Student-athletes arrived at the stadium about 9 a.m. and the activities got underway.

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