YMCA Orcas swim in state Special Olympics

From left, Andres Sanchez Roa, Coach Kelly Neadow, Connor McGrath, Grace Carroll, Coach Liz Lytle, Celeste Ewing, Amanda Kram, David Lambert, Nathan LeBlanc, and Mark Baird celebrate their achievement at the Massachusetts Special Olympics. — Courtesy Martha's Vineyard YMCA

The YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard Orcas swim team competed at the annual Special Olympics of Massachusetts at Bridgewater State University on Sunday, April 23. Members of the team brought home several gold, silver, and bronze medals. This was the team’s fifth year competing. The team ranges from age 12 to 53.