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2019 NWBA Power Rankings - November

By NWBA, 11/06/18, 11:45AM CST


COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO – The Adult Division Executive Committee has announced the 2018-19 November’s Rankings for Adult Division I, Adult Division II and Adult Division III.

Division I —Three teams (New York Rollin’ Knicks, Dallas Wheelchair Mavericks, and Sacramento Rollin Kings) continue their preseason rankings in the top 5. The Toronto Rollin Raptors impressively moved up fourteen spots from 19 to 5 since last November’s ranking.

Division II –The Austin Rec’ers move up from 13 to 1 and the Tampa Bay Strong Dogs move up from 16 to 3 since last November. Both the Ft. Lauderdale Sharks and the Maywood Kodiaks (formerly Boyle Heights Kodiaks) moved up one spot within the top ten.

Division III –The Rockford Chariots move up from 5 to 1, leaving the TIRR Memorial Hermann Hotwheels in second at the beginning of the season. Columbus WCB also joins the top three this year, moving up from 9 last year.


The Adult Division I, II and III rankings are provided monthly to the NWBA by the Adult Division Executive Committee. The top 16 ranked teams for each Adult Division will earn an invite to the 2019 National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament presented by ABC Medical. The Division I National Tournament will be held March 22-24 in Cleveland, OH; Division II, March 29-31 in Cleveland, OH; Division III, April 5-7 in Chicago, IL. The 48 teams from the three Adult Divisions will battle it out for a coveted national title.



2018 Division I Pre Season Rankings

1. New York Rollin’ Knicks

2. Dallas Wheelchair Mavericks

3. MedStar NRH Punishers

4. Sacramento Rollin’ Kings

5. Toronto Rollin’ Raptors

6. University of Arizona Wildcats

7. Milwaukee Wheelchair Bucks

8. Denver Rolling Nuggets

9. Albuquerque Kings

10. Seattle Sonics

11. TIRR Memorial Hermann Hotwheels

12. NMCSD WolfPack

13. Shepherd Stealers

14. Kansas City Predators

15. Utah Wheelin’ Jazz

16. Golden State Road Warriors

17. Mary Free Bed Pacers

18. Miami Heat Wheels

19. RIC Hornets

20. Courage Rolling Timberwolves


2018 Division II Pre Season Rankings

1. Austin Rec’ers

2. Nassau Kings

3. Tampa Bay Strong Dogs

4. Maywood Kodiaks

5. Ft Lauderdale Sharks

6. LA Hotwheels

7. Magee Spokesmen

8. LA Clippers

9. Charlottesville Cardinals

10. Toronto Rollin’ Raptors

11. San Antonio ParaSport Spurs

12. ABC Medical Black Warriors

13. Rancho Renegades Elite

14. Sportable Rim Riders

15. Triangle Thunder

16. Oklahoma Rollin’ Trojans

17. LWSRA Hawks

18. Cincinnati Royals

19. Madonna Magic

20. Pittsburgh Steelwheelers


2018 Division III Pre Season Rankings

1. Rockford Chariots

2. TIRR Memorial Hermann Hotwheels

3. Columbus WC Basketball Club

4. Seattle Sonics

5. Austin Rec’ers

6. Ability 360 Phoenix WC Suns

7. Mobile Patriots

8. Tyler Thorns

9. Brooklyn Nets

10. Triad Trackers

11. Orlando Magic Wheels

12. Shepherd Stealers

13. LWSRA Hawks

14. Chicago Skyhawks

15. Turnstone Bandits

16. WASA Bucks

17. Mary Free Bed Drive

18. Louisville Spokes & Spires

19. RCRC Lightning

20. Shasta Lakers