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Sunday, October 15, 2006

A different kind of bowling team

NATICK

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(Volunteer Laurel Clain gives Carol Weyler a high five for bowling a strike as volunteer Leo Gleason smiles at Fairway Bowling in Natick last weekend, Globe Staff Photo by Bill Polo)

There's a different kind of crowd at Fairway Bowling in Natick on two Saturdays of each month. A group of mentally disabled bowlers rolls for strikes and spares, while volunteers donate their time to make the event happen.

Some bowlers are so disabled they have to use a special steel ramp to launch their balls. But a good time is had by all.

Read more about the bowling league in today's Globe West.

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