EAST-SIDE ATTHLETES LAND SPECIAL OLYMPICS MEDALS

March 06, 2002 11:00 pm

BEND Thirteen Blue Mountain athletes competed in the Special Olympics Oregon Winter Games at Mount Bachelor last

weekend.

Heres how they fared:

Nordic Gold

Jaylon Brock (John Day) - 500M Race and 1K Race

Jason Franks (La Grande) - 500M Race and 1K Race

Braden Trice (La Grande) - 100M Race

Nordic Silver

Charlie Harris (Mount Vernon) - 100M Race and 500M Race

Fred Jordan (La Grande) - 100M Race

Nordic Bronze

Katie Latham-Mezzo (John Day) - 100M Race and 500M Race

Jamie McClaughry (Canyon City) - 500M Race and 1K Race

Fred Jordan - 50M Race

Nordic 4th

Braden Trice - 500M Race

Alpine Gold

Cliff Young (La Grande) - Slalom and Giant Slalom

Atheena McClaughry (North Powder) - Slalom

Alpine Silver

Ian Altenburg (La Grande) - Slalom and Giant Slalom

Craig Gravem (John Day) - Slalom

Josh Ortega (La Grande) - Slalom

Lindsay Stephens (La Grande) - Giant Slalom

Atheena McClaughry - Giant Slalom

Alpine Bronze

Craig Gravem - Giant Slalom

Josh Ortega - Giant Slalom

Lindsay Stephens - Slalom