Area 33

Newport News

Area 33 is located in the central portion of the Peninsula Region and includes the city of Newport News.

Peninsula Region Director
Tysha Austin 
610 Thimble Shoals Blvd., Suite 201-C
Newport News, VA 23606
taustin@specialolympicsva.org

757.214.9098

Area 33 Coordinator 
Tom Hagen
vahagen@verizon.net
757-788-4281

On the Web: Peninsula Region on Facebook

Area 33 participates in a Get SO Fit exhibit!
Area 33 participates in a Get SO Fit exhibit!

Upcoming events:

Event Date Time Location
Fall Championships November 4 – 5, 2017 All day Various Virginia Beach venues
The Xperience Tennis Invitational January 11 – 13, 2018 All day Boar's Head Inn & Sports Club
Area 15 Basketball Skills/Team Competition January 29, 2018 9:30am – 1:30pm Randolph-Henry High School & Central Middle School

Sports Offered

Volunteer Opportunities

Area 33 is searching for a soccer and basketball coach, sports training coordinator, competition coordinator, and a sports training coordinator. Please contact Tom Hagen, Area 33 Coordinator, at vahagen@verizon.net.

Area and Local Volunteer Leadership

    • Athlete 33 Representative
      Brandon Ward
    • Area 33 Secretary, School-Based Coordinator
      Ruthann Newton
      Ruthan.Newton@nn.k12.va.us
    • Area 33 Treasurer
      Ann Marie Comer
      lv2knit@cox.net
    • Area 33 Athlete Recruitment Coordinator 
      Eddie Hiller 
      eddiehiller@msn.com
    • Area 33 Family Coordinator 
      Randy Brennan
      brennanrlb@Verizon.net
    • Area 33 Fundraising Coordinator 
      Felita Thomas
      fanthomas@verizon.net
    • Area 33 Medical Coordinator 
      Bruce Ward
    • Area 33 Games Management Coordinator 
      TBD
    • Members at Large 
      Tracy Tracy
      Brit Kausland
      Tom Boetger

Contact Us

Peninsula Region Director
Tysha Austin
taustin@specialolympicsva.org
757.705.8457