Tom Black has been a coach in Special Olympics for over 17 years. Tom is a certified coach in basketball, golf, softball, flag football, and his favorite sport, soccer. Tom is a level three soccer coach.
Tom’s pride and joy is his son Damian, who plays all the sports Tom coaches, and is now also a certified soccer coach. Tom loves coaching and teaching Special Olympic sports and has enjoyed watching the athletes grow from small children to productive, caring adults.
Tom says that Special Olympics has afforded him not only the opportunity to strengthen his bond with his son Damian, but also to forge life-long friendships within the SOTX community.