Department of Exercise, Health, and Sport Sciences

Athletic Training Students Volunteer at Special Olympics

Students volunteer at Special Olympics

On Saturday, March 19th, Noel Neptune, M.Ed., A.T.C., and 10 University of Southern Maine Athletic Training students volunteered at Special Olympics Maine’s Southern Maine Basketball Tournament.


Teams could enter into 5 different categories:

1) Individual Skills Competition,

2) Alternative Skills Competition,

3) Team Skills Competition,

4) 5 vs. 5 Traditional Team Competition, and

5) 5 vs. 5 Unified Team Competition.


Members of USM’s Athletic Training Student Association (ATSA) provided medical coverage for the event, along with 2 fellows from Maine Medical Center.


For more information about Special Olympics Maine, please visit their website at: