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H-F students unified by soccer

H-F students unified by soccer

Two Homewood-Flossmoor High School students have been chosen to compete in Portland, Oregon this summer as members of the Special Olympics Illinois Unified Soccer All-Star team. Warren Richards III, a junior, and sophomore Jared Hoekstra were selected from a pool of Chicagoland and Central Illinois athletes on March 28. The match will be Aug. 6, a night before the Chicago Fire visits the Portland Timbers for a Major League Soccer match. Coached by David Dore, a special-education teacher and coach at H-F, the student-athletes will receive additional training from Chicago Fire staff and athletes during the coming months, and they will have the opportunity to attend the pro team's June...