Sherbert Participates In Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg Print
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Tuesday, 24 July 2018 18:02

Minden resident John Sherbert has represented Nebraska at the Special Olympics USA Games since 2010. In the past he has competed as an athlete in basketball and flag football. During the 2018 USA Games Sherbert attended as an advocate with the Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg.
Sherbert joined Special Olympics in 2006. As an athlete he competes in track & field, flag football, unified bowling, unified basketball, volleyball, soccer, and bocce. Going beyond the playing field he joined and graduated the Athlete Leadership program became a mentor to another athlete undertaking the program.
He has served as a Global Messenger for Special Olympics Nebraska for five years. He is also the Athlete Representative on the Law Enforcement Torch Run Nebraska Executive Council. Through LETR he became friends with Officer Seth VanHorn.

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