Meet Rickey McClure
banner | June 13th, 2017
Rickey is an athlete from Area 11 (Chester, Lancaster and York counties) where he is an all-around athlete. Rickey got involved with Special Olympics when he was in school and began playing soccer at age 10. He’s a member of the Rock Hill Rage soccer team and has competed in two USA Games, Ames Iowa in 2010 and Princeton, New Jersey in 2014; and in two World Games, New Haven, Connecticut in 1995 and Dublin, Ireland in 2006.
He loves soccer but also trains in bowling, kayaking, disc golf and basketball. When he’s not on the field you’ll find Rickey behind the camera at special events. Rickey is a member of the Area 11 Photography group where he’s participated in numerous art show through TAP, Therapeutic Arts Program. He also performs with the Rock Hill Parks Recreation and Tourism Praise Dance Troupe.
His coach says he’s a true leader on the soccer team and has an infectious laugh. “He’s a pleasure to coach and is willing to try anything.”