GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Courage Center's Jr. Rolling Timberwolves team includes some of the best young wheelchair basketball players in the nation. The team is ranked #1 in the
nation and will defend their title at the national tournament March 18-22, in Denver, Colo. The tournament features the top 16 teams in the country.
The Jr. Rolling Timberwolves are led by a group of high school seniors, all three of whom are Academic All Americans who have played together for many years, and who are Tri-Captains of this year's team:
Other members of Courage Center's 2008-09 Jr. Rolling Timberwolves team are:
The team is coached by Mike Bauler, Minneapolis, sports coordinator at Courage Center.
About Courage Center: Courage Center is a nonprofit rehabilitation and resource center that advances the lives of children and adults experiencing barriers to health and independence. At Courage Center, we specialize in treating brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, chronic pain, autism, and disabilities experienced since birth. Founded in 1928, Minneapolis-based Courage Center offers advanced technologies and innovation provided in part through the efforts of thousands of volunteers and donors. For more information visit CourageCenter.org.
Contact: W. Mike Bauler, Courage Center, 612-388-4689 Erin Peterson, Nemer Fieger, 651-247-4023
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