Game of the Week 4/22-4/23

4/22-4/23: Track & Field: Special Olympics School Games and Santa Barbara County Championships On Friday, more than 300 special-education students will represent 35 area schools in the 8th annual School Games. The meet will begin with an Olympic-style parade of athletes. 9am. La Playa Stadium, Loma Alta and Shoreline drives. Free. Call 884-1516 x102 or visit

On Saturday, prep athletes from Carpinteria to Santa Maria will compete in the County Championships. Among them are Bishop Diego sprinter AV Bennett, accepted as a UCLA football preferred walk-on, and San Marcos junior Erica Schroeder, the state 800-meter champ. 10am. Carpinteria Valley Memorial Stadium, 4810 Foothill Rd., Carpinteria. $3-$6. Call 684-4107.

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