Marines Dominate in Early Competition at Warrior Games
By Army Sgt. 1st Class Michael J. Carden
American Forces Press Service
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., May 12, 2010 – The Marine Corps team is on top after yesterday’s first day of competition at the inaugural Warrior Games here, sweeping their opponents and finishing 4-0 in team play.
Marine wheelchair basketball team coach Billy Demby, center, huddles with his players during a timeout May 11, 2010. The Marines routed the Air Force 68-13 in the preliminary round of wheelchair basketball at the inaugural Warrior Games. The games feature some 200 wounded warriors and disabled veterans in Paralympic-type competition. DoD photo by Army Sgt. 1st Class Michael J. Carden