Columbia County athletes competed in the state Special Olympic Games May 17 to May 19 at Emory University in Atlanta. Athletes competed in five different categories and 10 events from elementary to high-school level.
100 meter dash:
Antwan Pierson, Brookwood Elementary, 1st
Matthew Henning, Evans Middle School, 1st
Nicklaus Drury, Evans Middle School, 1st
Brandon Reynolds, Evans Middle School, 3rd
Tavonte Hawes, Greenbrier High School, 5th
Antwan Pierson, Brookwood Elementary, 2nd