Complete Senior Olympic Results from Socorro County Participants

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Eight athletes represented Socorro County July 28 to Aug. 1, in the New Mexico Senior Olympics. Out of 13 events, the Socorro group won 12 medals. All athletes who won a medal are qualified to compete in the National Senior Olympic Games next year in Houston, Texas.

Gold Medal
• Melvin Cole, San Antonio, Horseshoes 65-69
• Larry Cowan San Antonio, Horseshoes 75-79
• Larry Cowan San Antonio, Archery Compound Release 75-79
• Richardo Gutierrez, Socorro, Basketball Free Throws 65-69
• Michael Hawkes, San Antonio, Track 100-meter 50-54
• Michael Hawks, San Antonio, Track 200-meter 50-54
• Nick Silva, Socorro, Golf 60-64
• Gene Steele, Socorro, Cycling 5K 75-79
• Gene Steele, Socorro, Cycling 10K 75-79
• Gene Steele, Socorro, Cycling 1-mile 75-79

Silver Medal
• Steven Gonzales, San Antonio, Triathlon 55-59

Bronze Medal
• Richardo Gutierrez, Socorro, 3-Point Shooting 65-69