Pictured are members of the Gardner Gold Juniors silver medal-winning team. Submitted photo

Gardner Gold Special Olympics Soccer teams earned gold and silver medals at the state soccer tournament in Olathe last weekend.
The senior squad beat the Wichita Independents, 12-1, and Blue Valley, 11-4, to take the gold. The accomplishment marks the team’s first state competition.
The juniors beat Blue Valley 19-3, but lost a hard-fought game to Harvey County, 6-10. The split record gave the juniors the silver medal.

Submitted photo

With its soccer season wrapped, Gardner Gold tackles bowling with regional action on Oct. 20.