Swimming Medal Sweep

U.S. sweeps women’s S9 100-meter backstroke at Parapan Games By Josh Eisenberg/Wheelchair Sports Federation   Team USA earned a medal sweep in one of the swimming events Aug. 27 at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Peru. The U.S. swept the women’s S9 100-meter backstroke. Hannah Aspden won gold, while teammates Elizabeth Smith and Amanda […]

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No Mercy

Team USA routs Peru By Josh Eisenberg/Wheelchair Sports Federation   Matthew Scott scored a game-high 22 points to lead the top-ranked United States men’s wheelchair basketball team a 114-14 men’s Group B victory over tournament host Peru at the 2019 Parapan American Games on Sunday. Scott scored 11 points in each half and made 8-of-9 […]

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2019 Lima Parapan Games – USA Claims Three Medals

U.S. Takes Three Medals at Opening Day By Josh Eisenberg/Wheelchair Sports Federation   The United States claimed three medals in the opening day of the 2019 Lima Parapan American Games in Peru. Richard Ties tied for bronze in the men’s -90-kilogram judo competition, while Chicago native Richard Hawthorne also earned bronze in the men’s -60-kilogram […]

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