D’Angelo Williams is 22 years old and has been competing in Special Olympics (SO) for five years. He played softball (middle field position), floor hockey, flag football (line backer), and basketball.
D’Angelo’s brothers CJ and Laron have been instrumental in helping him play basketball. LeBron James of the Lakers is one of D’Angelo’s idols.
“Special Olympics has been good for me. I have autism and being in SO helps me meet a lot of new friends.”
D’Angelo attends College of the Canyons four days a week and has a job at a local SCV business.