2018 Special Olympics USA Games – TEAM UTAH

Introducing Team Utah!

Special Olympics Utah proudly introduces the athletes, coaches, volunteers and staff that will represent Utah at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games July 1 – 6 in Seattle, WA. Athletes will compete in Bocce, Swimming, Golf, Athletics, and Unified Soccer.

The USA Games will take place July 1-6, 2018 in Seattle, Washington.  These athletes were selected based on participation in the 2017 Summer Games & Fall Sports Classic, their placement in the games, and a random drawing of names supervised by a committee.  We express our appreciation to the committee for their time.

Find out more about the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games!

Find out how you can support Team Utah! Contact Wendy Kelly, Director of Community Outreach and Partnerships at kelly@sout.org

Team Utah athletes are:

Garrett Nicholas | Christopher Meyer |  Krista Edwards | Liza Marshall

Jared Burton – Coach

Alina Dumling  | Ryan Dilg  | Blake Baadsgaard  | Nicole Nigbur

Bev Williamson – Coach

Garn Kunder | Jacob Milligan | Mikala Winterton | Rosalinda Burton

Lara Krause – Coach

Tony Marino | Brock Aoki

Helen Thomas – Coach

Unified Soccer:
Aubrey Cooper  | Auhia Finau  | Boston Iocobazzi  | Cesar Valvivia  | Jayden Hartman  | Joclyn Lopez  | Kilepoa Tuitama |   Luis Rodriguez | Moises Gonzalez  |  Sierra Webster

Joann Plant – Head Coach |  Shannon Hurst – Asst. Coach | John Olsen – Asst. Coach

Youth Leadership:
Natalie Green | Katie Hut

Ashlee Taylor – Coach

Head of Delegation and SOUT Staff:

D’Arcy Dixon Pignanelli – President & CEO

VP of Sports – Head of Delegation | Bob Mooney – Support Staff | Rochelle Deeter – Support Staff