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BOWLING INFORMATION 2017

Coaches for 2017:

Lilly Moreno (Coach Lilly) 713-572-7210

Dermont Padmore (Coach Padmore) 713-992-2851

Lisa Forson (Coach Lisa) 832-715-9633

Katie Alcala (Coach Katie) 713-569-0046


Practices:


Bowling practice has already begun at Stafford Lanes on Wednesday nights. Please plan to arrive by 5:30 p.m. to allow athletes enough time to get a ball, find their lane, and put on their shoes. The first game will start at 6 p.m. If your athlete arrives late they will have to wait till the second game to bowl.

Practices will be on the following dates:

  • Oct. 11, 18, 25
  • Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29
  • Dec. 2 (Area Competition)


The entry forms for Area Competition were due by October 27th. It is very important that athletes attend all practices to ensure that they are placed appropriately for the tournament.


Reminders:

  • A Medical Release Form must be on file in order to bowl. All athletes will need to complete new forms this year in order to bowl.
  • Please fill out the Special Olympic Emergency forms and turn it in to one of the coaches. You can go to www.fortbendfalcons.org to get a copy of it.
  • Please have the athletes sign in at Coach’s table at every practice. All volunteers will sign in at Coach Lilly’s table.
  • If you would like to be a chaperone this year, then please see Coach Lilly as soon as possible. We need chaperones. Please refer to www.fortbendfalcons.org to get started today.
  • If your child is not on time to practice, then he/she might have to wait until the next game to start.


The coaches would like to thank all of the volunteers that have been giving up their time during bowling practice. It is people like you who make Special Olympics very special to everyone on the team. If you have any questions or concerns, then please feel free to contact Coach Lilly on her cell at 713-572-7210



BOCCE INFORMATION – 2017 season has ended

Coaches for 2017:

Hayley Martinez- 281-634-6260
Emily Keshavarzi- emily.keshavarzi@fortbendisd.com
Darin Quintero- 832-465-2908
Breana Fausett- breana.fausett@fortbendisd.com

Practices:


  • This season, Bocce practices were held at Mr Wood Alternative Education Facility and Sartartia Middle School on Mondays and Wednesdays.
  • Practices begin in August and end before October.
  • The season has ended for this school year, but we would LOVE to get you to come out next year.


Reminders:


  • A Medical Release Form must be on file in order to play. Physicals expire every three years.
  • Please fill out the Special Olympic Emergency forms and turn it in to one of the coaches. You can go to www.fortbendfalcons.org to get a copy of it.
  • We would love for new athletes to join us next year. Please, pay attention to the summer emails to remain updated on our schedule, as we begin Bocce before school starts.
  • Area Competition takes place in September.


Shout Outs:

We had a very successful season this year! We had four gold medalists and two bronze medalists at Fall Classic!

The coaches would like to thank all of the volunteers that have been giving up their time this year. It is people like you who make Special Olympics very special to everyone on the team. If you have any questions or concerns, then please feel free to contact Coach Hayley at 281-634-6260, or check out our website at fortbendfalcons.org.





VOLLEYBALL INFORMATION - 2017 season has ended

Coaches for 2017:

Hayley Martinez- 281-634-6260
Emily Keshavarzi- emily.keshavarzi@fortbendisd.com

Practices:


  • Volleyball practices have been held at Sartartia Middle School on Wednesdays.
  • Practices begin in late August/early September and end the first week of November.
  • The season has ended for this school year, but we would LOVE to get you to come out next year.


What is offered:


  • Individual Skills – players can compete in individual skills throughout their journey with FBISD Special Olympics. This is a great spot for those athletes who feel more comfortable tossing a volleyball, stationary passing, and stationary setting.
  • Team – players can compete on a team for FBISD as well. Teams consist of at least 7 players (6 on the court with 1 substitute). This is a great spot for those athletes who are aggressive, consistently move towards a pass, set or serve, and who thrive in a team atmosphere.


Reminders:


  • A Medical Release Form must be on file in order to play. Physicals expire every three years.
  • Please fill out the Special Olympic Emergency forms and turn it in to one of the coaches. You can go to www.fortbendfalcons.org to get a copy of it.
  • We would love for new athletes to join us next year. Please, pay attention to the summer emails to remain updated on our schedule, as we begin Bocce before school starts.
  • Area Competition takes place in September.


Shout Outs:

Good luck to our athletes competed in the Area Competition in League City! GO FALCONS!

The coaches would like to thank all of the volunteers that have been giving up their time this year. It is people like you who make Special Olympics very special to everyone on the team. If you have any questions or concerns, then please feel free to contact Coach Hayley at 281-634-6260, or check out our website at fortbendfalcons.org.





BASKETBALL INFORMATION 2018

Coaches for 2018:

Erick Powers- erick.powers@fortbendisd.com
Dermont Padmore- 713-992-2851
Juanita Staten- Juanita.staten@fortbendisd.com

Practices:


  • Basketball practices will begin in January of 2018.
  • Check your email regularly in order to receive updated times and dates


What is offered:


  • Individual Skills – players can compete in individual skills throughout their journey with FBISD Special Olympics. This is a great spot for those athletes who feel more comfortable dribbling short distances, spot shooting, target passing, and speed dribbling.
  • Team – players can compete on a team for FBISD as well. Teams consist of multiple players. This is a great spot for those athletes who are aggressive, consistently play offense and defense, and who shoot and rebound.


Reminders:

  • A Medical Release Form must be on file in order to play. Physicals expire every three years.
  • Please fill out the Special Olympic Emergency forms and turn it in to one of the coaches. You can go to www.fortbendfalcons.org to get a copy of it.
  • We would love for new athletes to join us this year. Please, pay attention to the upcoming emails to remain updated on our schedule, as we begin basketball in January.


The coaches would like to thank all of the volunteers that have been giving up their time this year. It is people like you who make Special Olympics very special to everyone on the team. If you have any questions or concerns, then please feel free to contact Coach Erick at erick.powers@fortbendisd.com, or check out our website at fortbendfalcons.org.



SOCCER INFORMATION 2018

Coaches for 2018:

Darin Quintero 832-465-2908
Erick Powers- erick.powers@fortbendisd.com
Hillaire Porche- hillaire.porche@fortbendisd.com

Practices:


  • Basketball practices will begin in March of 2018.
  • Check your email regularly in order to receive updated times and dates.


What is offered:


  • Individual Skills – players can compete in individual skills throughout their journey with FBISD Special Olympics. This is a great spot for those athletes who feel more comfortable shooting into a goal, shooting at a target, and dribbling.
  • Team – players can compete on a team for FBISD as well. Teams consist of multiple players. This is a great spot for those athletes who are aggressive and who consistently play offense and defense.


Reminders:


  • A Medical Release Form must be on file in order to play. Physicals expire every three years.
  • Please fill out the Special Olympic Emergency forms and turn it in to one of the coaches. You can go to www.fortbendfalcons.org to get a copy of it.
  • We would love for new athletes to join us this year!


The coaches would like to thank all of the volunteers that have been giving up their time this year. It is people like you who make Special Olympics very special to everyone on the team. If you have any questions or concerns, then please feel free to contact Coach Q at 281-634-6260, or check out our website at fortbendfalcons.org.





TRACK INFORMATION 2018

Coaches for 2018:

Katie Alcala (Coach Katie) 713-569-0046
Lilly Moreno (Coach Lilly) 713-572-7210

Dermont Padmore (Coach Padmore) 713-992-2851

Lisa Forson (Coach Lisa) 832-715-9633

Practices:


  • Track practices will begin in March of 2018.
  • Check your email regularly in order to receive updated times and dates.


What is offered:

  • High Jump
  • Softball Throw
  • Running Long Jump
  • Standing Long Jump
  • Shot Put
  • 10m Assisted Walk
  • 25m Assisted Race
  • 50m Assisted Race
  • 25m Walk
  • 50m Walk
  • 100m Race Walk
  • 400m Race Walk
  • 50m Dash
  • 100m Dash
  • 200m Dash
  • 400m Dash
  • 800m Run
  • 1500m Run
  • 3000m Run
  • 25m Wheelchair Race
  • 100m Wheelchair Race
  • 30m Wheelchair Slalom
  • 50m Motorized Wheelchair Slalom
  • 10m Wheelchair Race
  • 4x25m Wheelchair Shuttle Relay
  • 4x100m Relay - Unified
  • 4x400m Relay - Unified
  • 25m Motorized Wheelchair Obstacle Race
  • 4x100m Relay
  • 4x400m Relay


Reminders:


  • A Medical Release Form must be on file in order to play. Physicals expire every three years.
  • Please fill out the Special Olympic Emergency forms and turn it in to one of the coaches. You can go to www.fortbendfalcons.org to get a copy of it.
  • We would love for new athletes to join us this year!


The coaches would like to thank all of the volunteers that have been giving up their time this year. It is people like you who make Special Olympics very special to everyone on the team.


If you have any questions or concerns, then please feel free to contact Coach Katie at 713-569-0046, or check out our website at fortbendfalcons.org.

  • Basketball  -  January thru March


  • Bocce  -  August thru September


  • Bowling  -  October to December


  • Soccer  -  March thru May


  • Track & Field  -  March thru May


  • Volleyball  -  August to November


Our sports

Our heads of delegation

Darin Quintero

Coach Quintero leads and teaches Fort Bend Falcons in all sports.  Coach Quintero can be reached Darin.Quintero@fortbendisd.com.

 

The mission of the Fort Bend Falcons is to teach athletes how to play a sport and give them opportunities for athletic competitions.  Families and friends are able to share in the joy of the athletic accomplishments achieved by their Falcon.  Falcons are FBISD students who are a minimum of eight years old with intellectual disabilities or a closely related developmental disabilities.


Athletes may participate in any or all sports and are encouraged to learn new skills, meet other athletes while increasing their physical fitness. 


Our coaches are FBISD employees who are certified by Special Olympics of Texas as qualified to lead and teach the sports each coach is involved with.  Many of our coaches train athletes in multiple sports.  The head coaches are our Heads of Delegation.


Fort Bend Falcons are also supported by volunteers who donate their time to the athletes by helping coach, train and chaperone when needed. 


The Fort Bend Falcons participate in Area 22 of Special Olympics Texas.

Hayley Martinez

Volunteering with the Fort Bend Falcons Special Olympics is a family tradition continued by Coach Martinez.  Coach Martinez can be reached at Hayley.Martinez@fortbendisd.com.

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