Courtney Calhoon q How has Special Olympics made an impact in your life? a "It has been life changing! It has helped me make new friends. My family has been very supportive and have gotten involved as well. Special Olympics allows me to spend time playing a sport that I enjoy with people whom I respect and they respect me." q Do you have a recent accomplishment? a "I put in a lot of hard work to attend the 2014 USA Games and I came home with two silver medals and one fourth place ribbon! I also recently made my high school Volleyball team!" q What is your favorite Special Olympics memory? a "Last year, when my cheerleading team participated at a National competition. Once our routine was done, the entire auditorium stood up and cheered for us! Recently, I really enjoyed making a new friend from another state at the 2014 USA Games." q What do you like to do in your spare time? a "I love fishing, coloring, playing with my brother, reading and listening to One Direction!"