Special Friends – N.E. Tarrant County Special Olympics

Learn more about the Special Olympics sports that Special Friends participates in by visiting our Sports pages.


 Bill Wallis, our friend and leader, passed away Saturday, November 5, 2016. We miss him greatly.

Softball – Softball season is just around the corner! Batting practices will be held Saturdays in June (beginning June 2nd) from 9:00-11:00am at the usual field next to Harwood Junior High, located at 3000 Martin Dr, Bedford, TX 76021. Regular practices will begin the last week of July.

The Area 11 softball tournament will be held on 9/15 at the Hurst Athletic Complex. Contact Coach Jessie Phillips: ‭(817) 609-0038 or email at lghtning38@aol.com. More information will be forthcoming.

The Knights of Columbus will host Bingo at the Knights of Columbus Hall (1319 Brown Trail, Bedford) on the third Thursday of every month starting in September from 6:30 to 8:00.

Please check your athlete’s Application/Medical Release expiration date. Athletes with expired medicals will not be allowed to practice until we receive a completed medical.