“It was mind numbing,” added Fitzgerald with a laugh.
Both were all smiles as they headed toward the parking lot and back to school.
For off-duty State Trooper Shawn Davies, who took part in the plunge along with a large contingent of law enforcement officers from numerous agencies, it was worth being cold to support Special Olympics.
“We (law enforcement) always support the Special Olympics. We also do the torch run. It’s for a good cause,” Davies said. “But I’d rather do the torch run.”