2018 Special Olympics

Charles Scanlon, a 1995 Encinal High School (EHS) graduate, has been selected as one of eight swimmers from Northern California to participate in the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle, Wash., from July 1 to 6. 

Scanlon was a four-year letterman in swimming and water polo while attending EHS. Additionally, he participated in the Special Olympics as a starting guard on the Alameda Islanders 1994 State 3A Championship basketball team. He also won numerous medals in powerlifting routinely exceeding 400 pounds in the deadlift.