Navigation Links
12 Local Athletes and Coaches Chosen for U.S. Wheelchair Basketball Team
Date:9/23/2009

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States has been invited to participate in the inaugural Australian Paralympic Youth Games in Melbourne, Australia, in October. The wheelchair basketball team includes nine athletes and three coaches from Courage Center in Golden Valley, Minn. The competition takes place October 5-11 at the Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre. The Paralympic event includes teams from throughout Australia plus international teams of athletes age 20 years or younger as of December 31, 2009.

    The U.S. roster includes:
    (* Courage Center representative)

    Athletes
    Greg Anger, 20, Milwaukee, Wis., Missouri Tigers
    *Robert Doyle, 16, Eden Prairie, Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    *Ben Kenyon, 18, Minnetonka, Minn., Wisconsin-Whitewater (Courage Center
     alum)
    Dylan Fischbach, 14, Nebraska Red Dawgs, South Dakota
    *Joe Dixon, 16, Lakeville, Minn., Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    Jon Ruiz, 15, Chicago, Ill., Windy City Warriors
    *Mark Braun, 15, Mounds View, Minn., Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    *Rose Hollermann, 13, Elysian, Minn., Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    *Derrick Bisnett, 16, Bismarck, N.D., Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    *Robbie Wilhelm, 18, St. Paul, Minn., Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    *Connor Downes, 18, Rosemount, Minn., Missouri Tigers (Courage Center
     alum)
    Sam Blakley, 16, Utah, Utah Wheelin' Jazz

    Staff
    *Mike Bauler, Head coach, New Hope, Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    Trent Thenhaus, assistant coach, Chicago, Ill., Windy City Warriors
    *Brendan Downes, assistant coach, Rosemount, Minn., Arizona Wildcats
    *Jeff Downes, team manager, Dallas, Texas, Courage Center Junior Rolling
     Timberwolves
    *Tim Kenyon, assistant team manager, M
'/>"/>
SOURCE Courage Center
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Katie Lee Joel to Conduct Cooking Demonstration for Local Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease
2. AstraZeneca Leads Local Walking Movement
3. On September 7th Local Organizations Partner to Celebrate Healthy Steps
4. Houston Texans Star Players Ahman Green and Matt Schaub Help Easter Seals, Avondale House and Local Families Tackle Autism
5. AstraZeneca Joins Local Walking Movement
6. Local Artists Unite in the Fight Against AIDS
7. Locally Produced Health Series Nominated for Emmy in its First Year
8. Major differences revealed in how local authorities in the UK support disabled people
9. Peer-Reviewed, Online Database Showcases Local, County and State Pandemic Planning
10. Help Raise Awareness of Obesity - Annual Walk From Obesity Invites Participants to Join a Walk in Their Local Area
11. Five Local Residents Vie to be Philadelphias Biggest 2007 Local Loser
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/1/2014)... use among young people has spiked, with 29.3 percent ... at least once and 17 percent admitting to regular use ... ‘Yes to Life,’ volunteers from the Church of Scientology of ... information about drugs, to help reverse this alarming trend. , ... Say ‘Yes’ to Life,” volunteers have distributed 40,000 copies of ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine ... chili peppers produces chronic activation of a receptor ... reaction that ultimately reduces the risk of colorectal tumors. ... 2014 issue of The Journal of Clinical Investigation ... was originally discovered in sensory neurons, where it acts ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... regulating appetite and whole-body metabolism. A protein known as ... intake and body weight, but the identity of the ... A new study in the Journal of Clinical ... of neuron known as pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) neurons is critical ... Diano and colleagues at Yale University School of Medicine ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... Bronson Gray HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, ... work in manufacturing jobs may have significantly less endurance than those ... of 32 people -- half were obese, half were of normal ... were about 60 percent longer. Obesity also was associated with ... Being older -- 50 to 65 years of age -- ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced on Friday ... fight type 2 diabetes. Jardiance (empagliflozin) "can ... to control blood sugar levels in the overall management ... of Drug Evaluation II in the FDA,s Center for ... The FDA also recommended that Jardiance be used ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Addressing a Serious Issue Affecting German Teens 2Health News:Pepper and halt: Spicy chemical may inhibit gut tumors 2Health News:Obesity Might Slow You Down at Work 2Health News:Obesity Might Slow You Down at Work 3Health News:FDA Approves New Type 2 Diabetes Drug 2
... standards for elder care in nursing homes are the only ... to prevent serious safety violations, according to a new study ... ,The majority of the nation's elderly and disabled in ... national recommendations for safe care, the study found. While no ...
... approved Torisel (temsirolimus) for the treatment of a certain type ... Torisel was approved based on a study that showed use ... carcinoma. The drug is an enzyme inhibitor, a protein that ... ,'We have made significant advances in the battle against kidney ...
... The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has ... disasters.,In fact it goes further than others and ... to push Earth past "critical tipping points" with "dangerous ... by NASA and the Columbia University Earth Institute appears ...
... might be the brand ambassadors of India. But they could ... happened in the case of Thirumurthy Nakka Boomaiah , ... of Tamil Nadu. ,He has been sentenced to ... a flight from London to Philadelphia and assaulting flight attendants. ...
... rubber combined with sulphur to improve its overall strength ... is difficult to reform and reuse old tyres. The ... a landfill, a process that releases heavy metals and other ... David Isaac and colleagues at Swansea University, UK, have shown ...
... technology is expected to help physicians better classify breast ... by the FDA that allows doctors to measure ... new technique may significantly reduce the need for biopsies. ... percent of biopsies turn up positive for cancer. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Policy Changes Have Direct Effect on Nursing Home Care 2Health News:Policy Changes Have Direct Effect on Nursing Home Care 3Health News:FDA: New Drug for Advance Kidney Cancer 2Health News:Global Warming Disaster Closer Than Thought, Says NASA 2Health News:Global Warming Disaster Closer Than Thought, Says NASA 3Health News:Indian Engineer Sentenced for Groping Women During Flight 2
(Date:7/31/2014)...  According to data released today by the Centers ... Medicare Part D premium is expected to remain stable ... projected, the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) said. ... a bright spot in American health care. By offering ... using cutting edge, cost-saving tools like pharmacy networks and ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... Tandem Diabetes Care®, Inc. (NASDAQ: TNDM ), a ... today reported its financial results for the quarter ended June ... of 2014 to the same period of 2013: , ... , t:slim Pump shipments grew 64 percent to 2,235 ... ended June 30, 2014 to the same period of 2013: ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... July 31, 2014  Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... on its pipeline and new product development efforts. In ... initiate a Phase 2a study of AZ-002 (Staccato ... the management of patients with acute repetitive seizures. ... -based product candidates for development - AZ-008 and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 2Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 3Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 4Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 5Tandem Diabetes Care Reports Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results 6Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 2Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 3Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 4Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 5Alexza Provides Pipeline Update 6
... Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI ), today confirmed ... of Delaware has ruled that Watson,s generic version of ... No. 6,264,981 (the ,981 Patent).  The Company said that ... all available options, including an appeal. ...
... 25, 2011 Approximately five percent of prescriptions submitted ... a 30-day period during 2009 included a "dispense as ... patients demand the dispensing of a specific brand-name drug ... care system up to $7.7 billion annually, according to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Watson Confirms District Court Ruling in Generic Fentora® Patent Suit 2CVS Caremark Research Finds "Dispense as Written" Prescriptions May Add $7.7 Billion to Annual Health Care Costs 2CVS Caremark Research Finds "Dispense as Written" Prescriptions May Add $7.7 Billion to Annual Health Care Costs 3
... The wrap frame is constructed of ... while minimizing potential breakage. The molded ... a full saddle bridge to distribute weight ... peripheral vision with leaded glass side shields. ...
... Constructed of optical steel base ... overlay. Comes with custom fitted ... create a seal to the ... from oblique angle exposure. Includes ...
... protection Properly manufactured radiation protective eyewear ... Our high quality frames and materials offer ... weight. Our lenses are made of Schott ... industry standards. Most Pulse Glasses are offered ...
... frames are designed with the safety and comfort ... Schott RS-520 (also called SF-6) leaded glass, the ... meet standards, as set for optical clarity, visible ... our eyewear is protecting your eyes, it also ...
Medicine Products: