Troy Middle School students recently experienced how it might feel to play sports if they were disabled.
The Troy District 30-C school held a “PE Takeover Day,” inviting Lincolnway Special Recreation Association to its physical education classes to lead students in various adaptive sports.
Troy students played wheelchair basketball, sit volleyball and goalball.
According to LWSRA adapted athletics coach Christa McDonough, using the sport wheelchairs and other equipment allowed the students to experience sports the way someone with a disability might
Lincolnway Special Recreation Association provides opportunities for children and adults with disabilities. For more information, visit lwsra.org.