May 12 2012 St Mildred's-Lightbourn School Soccer HTG

posted Aug 19, 2012, 6:22 PM by Info Webmaster   [ updated Aug 19, 2012, 6:22 PM ]

2012 May 12 St Mildred's-Lightbourn School Oakville

What a Wonderful day!!!

Super Heroes SMLS and Super Heroes Special Olympics!!! Did a Great Job!!!

There was plenty of Sunshine and plenty of FUN!!!

St Mildred’s-Lightbourn School  8th Annual Special Olympics Hometown Games Soccer Tournament. It has become a wonderful tradition at SMLS and with Special Olympics!!!

Special Olympics very much values this partnership and is very thankful to school for hosting this wonderful tournament. Thank you Mrs. Dorothy Byers Head of Sr school and Nicki Newhouse for doing it for the eighth year.

There were B, C and D level Special Olympics teams from across the province. There were 11 Special Olympics soccer teams alongside over 100 St Mildred students’ volunteers and Staff participating on the day. Event was attended by Member of Provincial Parliament – Ellen Kuschnik for Kevin Flynn.


The main goal of the tournament was to give athletes good tournament opportunity with fun and excitement. And like every year it was well achieved...

Special Olympics would like to Thank everyone who made this Day happen!!!

A heartfelt thank you goes out to the event organizer, Nicki New house, and her team.

Student Executive this  year was:

Angelique, Kelsey, Levenna  Heather, Lucy and Annika

and to all the other volunteers who dedicated their time and effort into making sure the day ran smoothly.

Thank you's (staff) – Teachers are:  Janet Worboys, Simon Samsworth, Judy Ross, Irene McRae, and the Grade 6 teachers.  

Parent association for their support in getting those wonderful colorful loot bags and beautiful baskets for the raffle.

Grade 6 girls for their delicious goodies(Bake Sale) . It was, as always a big hit...

Last but not least a special thanks goes out to all Special Olympics teams for accepting the invitation and coming out today for this HTG Tournament.

All in all this was a very successful day that truly gave Special Olympics athletes fun filled day in the sport of the soccer. Special Olympics looks forward to this tournament next year and all the coming years as well!!!

Thank You So Much