Coolidge Wall congratulates 2014 Special Olympics medalist
Coolidge Wall congratulates Philip Donnell, son of Coolidge Wall secretary Sharon Donnell, who participated in the U.S. 2014 Special Olympic Nationals in New Jersey this summer. Philip was the only Montgomery County athlete to be selected for Team Ohio, which consisted of 95 athletes from 88 Ohio counties. There were 1,300 athletes from all over the country who participated in 16 Olympic-style team and individual sports.
Philip played for Team Ohio in men’s softball. Team Ohio won the Gold Medal, beating out Team New Jersey in the finals. Philip was honored by the City of Dayton Commissioners, the Montgomery Board of Developmental Disabilities Services, and was featured on the Dayton Dragon’s Facebook page.