Mr. Soto's Field Day
84-year-old coach works with kids during annual event to teach confidence and coordination
May 22, 2019
It is that time of year for the annual Mr. Soto Elk Mountain Elementary (EMES) and Medicine Bow Elementary School (MBES) Field Day.
On Friday, after the "Big Boy" train stopped at Medicine Bow for the students to see, the "Soto Field Day" started once the kids finished lunch. Traditionally the field day starts in the morning.
Dario Soto, physical education teacher for EMES and MBES, said it is about letting children feel improvement and gain confidence while working on their coordination.
"We spend a lot of time in P.E. in teaching eye to hand coordination, I really believe in it," Soto sa...