Press photos by Donna GewertzShanna Stine, of the Columbia-Montour County team, takes aim under the watchful eye of volunteer Zachary Beblavy, of Whitehall, at the 2020 Special Olympics Pennsylvania Eastern Bowling Sectionals, held at Jordan Lanes, Whitehall, Jan. 26.
Stephanie Trynkie, of the Northampton County team, celebrates a good shot with a high-five from volunteer Ashley Palonis, of New Tripoli. There were 350 participants in the event.
Lara Vicini, of the Lehigh County team, gives her supporters a thumbs up.
A participant from the Northampton County team is excited to bowl.
A young bowler eyes the pins as he concentrates on his form during the event.
This year’s Olympic Flame of Hope torch is carried by Sarah Watts, of Lancaster County, with volunteers Alexis Doherty, of Nazareth, and Avery Deibert, Grace Roberts and Ally Tretiak, all of Northampton.
The gang from lanes 5 and 6 show their smiles for a group photo.