Video: Special Olympics athletes share the excitement of the state games

LARAMIE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now)- The Special Olympics state games got started in Laramie on Thursday and are happening through Saturday. On Friday morning, the athletes played 5 on 5 basketball, 3 on 3 basketball and worked on team skills. Then, Friday afternoon the athletes did swimming and track events.

The games will wrap up Saturday with track events at Old Deti Stadium and swimming at Laramie high school. Games start at 8:30am and go till 1pm.