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17 December 2012

USA Announces 2013 National Team

(Birmingham, AL) Members of the 2013 USA Wheelchair Rugby National Team were announced at the Lakeshore Foundation on December 16, 2013. Head Coach James Gumbert announced the team members who will compete in 2013 international competitions. Twenty-three rugby players from across the United States took part in a three day tryout camp in hopes of making the team. The coaching staff selected the following 16 players to the U.S. squad:



· Chuck Aoki (Minneapolis, MN)

· Clayton Braun (St. Louis, MO)2013 US National Team
· Jeromy Brown (Neillsville, WI)
· Eric Chase (Kentwood, MI)
· Ernie Chun (Phoenix, AZ)
· Andy Cohn (Coronado, CA)
· Chad Cohn (Tucson, AZ)

· Joe Delagrave (Chandler, AZ)
· Landon Groff (Austin, TX)
· Derrick Helton (Tucson, AZ)
· Chuck Melton (Hoyleton, IL)
· Lee Mercado (Los Angeles, CA)
· Eric Newby (St. Louis, MO)
· Mike Schacherbauer (Las Vegas, NV)
· Mike Schamburg (Perryville, MO)
· Josh Wheeler (Provo, UT)