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Locals shine at Special Olympics

DAILY NEWS STAFF REPORT

Head coach Sharon Farmer successfully lead the Summit County Special Olympics team to a good showing at the Special Olympics State Games held at Copper Mountain on March 29 and 30 .

Many Summit locals had high finishes in the event.

Vital LaRocque of Dillon Valley earned a fourth-place finish in slalom and a silver medal in the giant slalom.

Kate Strahlo, from Silverthorne, took a bronze medal in the slalom and fourth place in GS.

Keystone’s Ryan Bennett won a silver medal in slalom and fourth in GS

And Kelly Faber of Frisco won a gold medal in slalom and bronze in GS.