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Unified Sports Day in Waverly

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WAVERLY (KWWL) --Wartburg College students made some new friends at Unified Sports Day, a day hosted by the Special Olympics Iowa (SOIA).

Saturday, each SOIA athlete was teamed up with a Wartburg student to participate in activities such as baseball, bocce ball, and arts and crafts.

The event started in the 1980's.  Wartburg has hosted it for 11 years. 

Around 140 pairs participated this year.

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