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Local team wins Special Olympics Tournament

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"The Cavemen" were one of three St. Joseph County teams playing in the Special Olympics State Tournament.

The team made their way back to South Bend from Terre Haute Sunday evening with some hardware around their necks.

This was the third year the team played in the tournament.

"The Cavemen" beat Warrick County Sunday to bring home the gold.

"It feels good, you know, going out on a win," says player Theodore Erving.

Coach Stacey Locke says, "It feels great to have the athletes compete and just to see the joy on their faces."

This was the second year in a row  the Cavemen have brought a gold medal back to St. Joseph County.

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