Team Maryland has sent a delegation of 17 athletes, Unified partners and coaches out to 2017 Special Olympics Maryland North America Golf National Invitational Tournament (NIT) in Seattle, Washington.
The Golf NIT is an annual event hosted at various courses around the United States and Canada. With just over a year before the 2018 USA Games next July this tournament will serve as a practice run to test logistics of the games on a smaller scale.
Maryland has sent golfers out for the first four levels of competition. Meet your Team Maryland….
Level 1- Individual Skills Competition
Level 2- Unified Sports Alternate Shot Team Play Competition (9-hole)
Top (L-R) Greg Fuss and Unified partner Cliff Olson Bottom (L-R) Todd Pulleyn and Unified partner Ryan Freeman
Level 3-Unified Sports Alternate Shot Team Play Competition (18 hole)
Level 4- Individual Stroke Play Competition (9 hole)
COACHES AND HEAD OF DELEGATION
This article was written by Special Olympics Maryland