Photo of the Week: Playing Ball at Penn State

A photo of wounded warrior athletes playing wheelchair basketball at Penn State.Four accomplished Navy wounded warrior athletes – three of whom competed in the 2011 Warrior Games – were invited to participate in a multidiscipline mini sports camp at Penn State University Feb. 4 – 5 at University Park, Pa.

Throughout the weekend, the wounded warrior athletes enjoyed access to state-of-the-art facilities and an elite collegiate-level coaching staff. In addition, they trained alongside world-class paralympic athletes, as well as Penn State athletes competing in the annual Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup, a track and field meet among 17 college teams.

Above: Navy wounded warrior athletes receive guidance from U.S. Paralympics coach Jim Glatch on the basketball court.

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