Bombs Away

Santos, Ann
June 2006
PN;Jun2006, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p77
Trade Publication
The article presents information on events related to sports and recreation, involving people with disabilities, held in the U.S. for the first quarter of the year 2006. Tournament action took place far and wide, as the National Wheelchair Basketball Association season came to a close. The 28th Bluegrass Invitational Wheelchair Basketball Tournament took place from February 3-5, in Lexington, Kentucky. The Maryland Ravens defeated the Charlotte Rolling Bobcats, 62-48, to win the eighth Division III National Championship, held in Peoria, Illinois, from February 16-18. The University of Illinois Fighting Illini took the team's fourth championship in seven years at the 2006 National Women's Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, held from March 2-4, at Lakeshore Foundation, Atlanta.


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