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    2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp Invitations

    12/08/2018, 8:00am CST
    By NWBA

    COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO – The NWBA High Performance Committee is excited to announce the invitees for the 2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp. The 2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp will host athlete selection for both the 2019 U.S. Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball Team and the 2019 U.S. Women's U25 World Championship Team. The 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp will be held January 13-17 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO.

    The pool of 33 athletes that were invited to the 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp are listed below.

    2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp Invitees

    Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO

    January 13-17

    Josie Aslakson, Jordan, Minnesota

    Abigail Bauleke, Savage, Minnesota

    Elizabeth Becker, Weddington, North Carolina

    Megan Blunk, Gig Harbor, Washington

    Emily Clarke, Tampa, Florida

    Ranley Clayton, Alexander City, Alabama

    Josephine DeHart, Fruita, Colorado

    Avery Downing, Memphis, Tennessee

    Abigail Dunkin, New Braunfels, Texas

    Kaitlyn Eaton, Houston, Texas

    Abby Farrell, Colorado Springs, Colorado

    Ixhelt Gonzalez, Chicago, Illinois

    Shelby Gruss, Ossian, Indiana

    Rose Hollermann, Elysian, Minnesota

    Katie Hull, Long Beach, California       

    Darlene Hunter, Commerce, Michigan

    Alejandra Ibanez, Salt Lake City, Utah

    Jordan Kozloski, Warner Robins, Georgia

    Candice Law, Charlotte, North Carolina

    Jordan Lee, Grand Prairie, Texas

    Riley Ljungdahl, Longmont, Colorado

    Stella McMillan, Chicago, Illinois

    Bailey Moody, Alpharetta, Georgia

    Rebecca Murray, Germantown, Wisconsin

    Emily Oberst, Brookfield, Wisconsin

    Moira Paulus, Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin

    Courtney Ryan, Chula Vista, California

    Natalie Schneider, Ord, Nebraska

    Marlee Wagstaff, Woods Cross, Utah

    Angelina Welfle, Fort Wayne, Indiana

    Erica Wilson, Childersburg, Alabama

    Morgan Wood, Gordonsville, Tennessee

    Lindsey Zurbrugg, Portland, Oregon

    Good luck to all the athletes!

    COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO – The NWBA High Performance Committee is excited to announce the invitees for the Selection Camp for the 2019 U.S. Men’s National Wheelchair Basketball Team. The 2019 U.S. Men’s Selection Camp will be held January 3 -8 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO.

    The 2019 U.S. Men’s National Wheelchair Basketball Team will attend the 2019 Parapan American Games on August 21 to September 1, 2019 in Lima, Peru.

    The pool of 30 athletes that were invited to the 2019 U.S. Men’s Selection Camp are listed below.

    2019 U.S. Men’s Selection Camp Invitees

    Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO

    January 3-8

    Jared Arambula, Valparaiso, Indiana

    Kevin Atherley, Pikesville, Maryland

    Brian Bell, Birmingham, Alabama

    Jon Boie, Milton, Wisconsin

    Tyler Buysse, Gunter, Texas

    Dylan Fischbach, Vermillion, South Dakota

    Robbie Gordon, St. Petersburg, Florida

    Aaron Gouge, Wake Forest, North Carolina

    Matt Grashen, Chicago, Illinois

    Nate Hinze, Cedar Grove, Wisconsin

    Trevon Jenifer, Huntington, Maryland

    Matt Lesperance, Coleman, Wisconsin

    Marshall Lindsay, Stansbury Park, Utah

    Ian Lynch, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

    Ryan Neiswender, Lebanon, Pennsylvania

    Nick Oman, Fishers, Indiana

    Mike Paye, Warren, Michigan

    Ian Pierson, New Braunfels, Texas

    Brenton Regier, Henderson, Nebraska

    Dequel Robinson, Mobile, Alabama

    Eric Rodriguez, Ashland, Missouri

    Fabian Romo, Chicago, Illinois

    James Ross, Gallatin, Tennessee

    Jorge Salazar, Delano, California

    Jorge Sanchez, Oakland, California

    Matt Scott, Detroit, Michigan

    Steve Serio, Westbury, New York

    Joshua Turek, Council Bluffs, Iowa

    Jake Williams, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

    Chayse Wolf, Wilmington, Ohio

    Applications dues 11:59 p.m. (Mountain Time) on December 3

    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – The NWBA is excited to announce it is accepting Athlete Applications for the 2019 U.S. Women's U25 World Championships Team. The U.S. Women’s U25 World Championship Team will comprise of up to 12 athletes that will compete at the 2019 IWBF Women's U25 Wheelchair Basketball World Championships on May 22 to May 30, 2019 in Suphanburi, Thailand.

    All athletes interested in trying out for the 2019 U.S. Women's U25 World Championship Team must complete a 2019 NWBA High Performance Player Application. Please click
    HERE or on the link below to complete a 2019 NWBA High Performance Player Application.

    The deadline to submit an NWBA High Performance Player Application for Women is 11:59 p.m. Mountain Time on Monday, December 3, 2018. 

    An athlete may participate on both the 2019 U.S. Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball Team and 2019 U.S. Women’s U25 World Championship Team. If an athlete is interested in applying for the 2019 U.S. Women’s U25 World Championship Team already submitted an NWBA High Performance Player Application for the 2019 U.S. Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team, please update your application accordingly.

    Please read the attached Athlete Selection Procedures for a complete list of athlete eligibility requirements.

    To be eligible for consideration as an athlete for the 2019 U.S. Women’s U25 World Championship Team an individual must: 

    -Be born on or after January 1, 1995;

    -Be a U.S Citizen;

    -Hold a valid U.S. passport prior to 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp;

    -Be classifiable in accordance with IWBF International Classification system; and

    -Have a valid membership with the NWBA for 2018-19.


    The 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp will host athlete selection for both the 2019 U.S. Women’s National Wheelchair Basketball Team and 2019 U.S. Women’s U25 World Championship Team. Invites to selection camp will be provided by the NWBA High Performance Selection Committee. The following is the information for the 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp:

    January 13-17, 2019 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO

    Travel Days Information:

    - Arrival Day is January 13th

    - Departure Day is January 17th

    Housing and meals will be provided by the NWBA. Players are responsible for their own transportation to and from the OTC for selection camps. The OTC Shuttle Service can be provided from the Colorado Springs Airport to the OTC for flight times between 4:30 a.m. MT and 10:30 p.m. MT each day.

    For the 2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp, the OTC will be providing the following shuttle to and from Denver International Airport (DIA):

    -One shuttle will be provided for flights arriving at DIA prior to 5:00 p.m. MT on Sunday, January 13th.

    -One shuttle will be provided for flights departing DIA after 11:00 a.m. MT on Thursday, January 17th.

    Please be prepared to provide all of the following information on your NWBA High Performance Player Application:

    -Basic Info (Name, Gender, Age, etc.)
    -Contact Info (Address, Email, Phone, Passport, Social Security, etc.)
    -Personal Info (Height, Weight, etc.)
    -Experience Info (Team, Coach Name/Email, Classification, Awards, etc.)
    -Equipment & Apparel (Wheelchair Dimensions, Apparel Sizing, etc.)
    -Travel Info (Preferred Airports, etc.)
    -Documentation (Copy of Passport and Drivers License)
    -Emergency & Medical Info (Contact, Physician Info, etc.)
    -Electronic Signature of NWBA Code of Conduct

    The 2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp list of invitees will be announced the week of December 3, 2018.

    Please feel free to contact Brandon McBeain at
    brandonmcbeain@nwba.org with questions or inquiries.

     

    About U.S. U25 Women’s Wheelchair Basketball Team
    The U.S. Women’s U25 Wheelchair Basketball Team is an international development team that serves as our pipeline to the U.S. Women’s National Team. This program gives our elite youth athletes the opportunity to compete at the international level, obtain their official IWBF Classification and may be entered into the pipeline of athletes for future U.S. Women’s Teams. Team USA won gold at the innurgal IWBF Women’s U25 World Championship in 2011 held in St. Catharines, Canada. The U.S. did not participate in the event in 2015 in Beijing, China.

    Applications dues 11:59 p.m. (Mountain Time) on November 30

    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - The NWBA is excited to announce it is accepting coach applications for the 2019 U.S. U25 Women’s World Championship Team. The NWBA is accepting applications for one head coach and up to two assistant coaches for the 2019 U.S. Women’s U25 Wheelchair Basketball Coaching positions.

    The U.S. Women’s U25 World Championship Team will comprise of 12 athletes that will compete at the 2019 IWBF Women’s U25 Wheelchair Basketball World Champions on May 22 to May 30, 2019 in Suphanburi, Thailand.

    All coaches interested in applying for the U.S. Women’s U25 World Championship Team must submit an application no later than November 30, 2018. Please read the attached Coach Selection Procedures for a complete list of coach eligibility requirements.

    All coaches must be willing and able to attend the 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp, training camps and 2019 IWBF Women’s U25 Wheelchair Basketball World Champions. The 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp is being held on January 13-17, 2019 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO.

    All interested coaches must fill out the attached application and submit to Brandon McBeain at
    brandonmcbeain@nwba.org by November 30, 2018, for consideration.

    About U.S. U25 Women’s Wheelchair Basketball Team
    The U.S. Women’s U25 Wheelchair Basketball Team is an international development team that serves as our pipeline to the U.S. Women’s National Team. This program gives our elite youth athletes the opportunity to compete at the international level, obtain their official IWBF Classification and may be entered into the pipeline of athletes for future U.S. Women’s Teams. Team USA won gold at the innurgal IWBF Women’s U25 World Championship in 2011 held in St. Catharines, Canada. The U.S. did not participate in the event in 2015 in Beijing, China.

    New Applications Deadline 11:59 p.m. (Mountain Time) on December 3

    COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - The NWBA has set a new application deadline for Athlete Applications for the 2019 U.S. Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team. The deadline to submit an NWBA High Performance Player Application for Women is now 11:59 p.m. MT on Monday, December 3, 2018. 

    The 2019 U.S. Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team will consist of 12 athletes that will travel to Lima, Peru from August 23 to September 1 for the 2019 Parapan American Games.


    All athletes interested in trying out for the 2019 U.S. Women's National Wheelchair Basketball National Teams must complete a 2019 NWBA High Performance Player Application - Women. Please click on the link below to complete a 2019 NWBA High Performance Player Application - Women.

    To be eligible for consideration as an athlete for the 2019 U.S. Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Teams an individual must be: a U.S Citizen, hold a valid U.S. passport prior to 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp, be classifiable in accordance with IWBF International Classification system and valid membership with the NWBA for 2018-19. Please read the attached Athlete Selection Procedures for a complete list of athlete eligibility requirements.

    Invites to selection camps will be provided by the NWBA High Performance Selection Committee. The following is the information for the 2019 U.S. Women’s Selection Camp:

    January 13-17, 2019 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO

    Travel Days Information:

    - Arrival Day is January 13th

    - Departure Day is January 17th

    Housing and meals will be provided by the NWBA. Players are responsible for their own transportation to and from the OTC for selection camps. The OTC Shuttle Service can be provided from the Colorado Springs Airport to the OTC for flight times between 4:30 a.m. MT and 10:30 p.m. MT each day.

    For the 2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp, the OTC will be providing the following shuttle to and from Denver International Airport (DIA):

    -One shuttle will be provided for flights arriving at DIA prior to 5:00 p.m. MT on Sunday, January 13th.

    -One shuttle will be provided for flights departing DIA after 11:00 a.m. MT on Thursday, January 17th.

    Please be prepared to provide all of the following information on your NWBA High Performance Player Application:

    -Basic Info (Name, Gender, Age, etc.)
    -Contact Info (Address, Email, Phone, Passport, Social Security, etc.)
    -Personal Info (Height, Weight, etc.)
    -Experience Info (Team, Coach Name/Email, Classification, Awards, etc.)
    -Equipment & Apparel (Wheelchair Dimensions, Apparel Sizing, etc.)
    -Travel Info (Preferred Airports, etc.)
    -Documentation (Copy of Passport and Drivers License)
    -Emergency & Medical Info (Contact, Physician Info, etc.)
    -Electronic Signature of NWBA Code of Conduct

    The 2019 U.S. Women's Selection Camp list of invitees will be announced the week of December 3, 2018.

    Please feel free to contact Brandon McBeain at brandonmcbeain@nwba.org with questions or inquiries.

    Good luck to all teams this season!

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