Elizabeth Porter of Bradford County was one of 29 men and women from Pennsylvania’s Special Olympics team who captured at least one medal during the national competition in Seattle in July. Porter, pictured above with Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna), made the trip to Harrisburg on Oct. 10 to be publicly recognized by the Pennsylvania House of Representative for her achievements in swimming, where she won both silver and bronze medals. She was part of the overall Pennsylvania swim team which brought home 14 individual medals among them.
Representative Tina Pickett
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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