You have reached a collection of archived material.

The content available is no longer being updated and may no longer be applicable as a result of changes in law, regulation and/or administration. If you wish to see the latest content, please visit the current version of the site.

For persons with disabilities experiencing difficulties accessing content on archive.defense.gov, please use the DoD Section 508 Form. In this form, please indicate the nature of your accessibility issue/problem and your contact information so we can address your issue or question.

Wheelchair Basketball Athletes Compete During 2015 DoD Warrior Games

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Gaz Golightly from the British armed forces shoots over U.S. Air Force's Cal Gentry during the opening round of wheelchair basketball during the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 20, 2015. Team Air Force won, 33-29. The Warrior Games, founded in 2010, is a Paralympic-style competition that features eight adaptive sports for wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans from the U.S. Army, Marine Corps, Navy/Coast Guard, Air Force, Special Operations Command and British Armed Forces.  DoD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Teams Marine Corps and Army battle for a rebound during wheelchair basketball preliminary rounds for the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va. June 20, 2015.  DoD photo by EJ Hersom
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Blake Johnson attempts to block the shot off an Air Force opponent in the wheelchair basketball competition during the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 20, 2015.  U.S. Army photo by Spc. Garry Abidin
  • Team Navy’s Daniel Crossley picks up a rebound during wheelchair basketball preliminary rounds during the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va. June 20, 2015.  DoD photo by EJ Hersom
  • U.S. Army veteran Sgt. 1st Class Brian Lowen, a member of the U.S. Special Operations Command team, passes the ball during the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games Wheelchair Basketball competition on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 20, 2015.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diana Sims
  • Retired U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Javier Rodriguez-Santiago shoots a basketball during a wheelchair basketball game at the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 20, 2015. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Timothy A. Turner
  • Team Special Operations Command’s Edwin Quiros-Ortiz keeps the ball away from an Air Force defender during wheelchair basketball preliminary rounds for the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va. June 20, 2015.  DoD photo by EJ Hersom
  • Team Special Operations Command gathers for a timeout during a wheelchair basketball game at the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 20, 2015.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Timothy A. Turner
  • Team Special Operations Command’s Alfredo De Los Santos passes a ball during the wheelchair basketball preliminary rounds of the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va. June 20, 2015.  DoD photo by EJ Hersom
  • U.S. Air Force Capt. M. Mcallister Gentry shoots a free throw during a wheelchair basketball game at the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 20, 2015.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Timothy A. Turner
  • U.S. Army and Navy active duty and veteran athletes go for a rebound during a wheelchair basketball game at the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 20, 2015. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Garry Abidin
  • U.S. Marine Corps veteran Zach Blair speaks with Marine Maj. Gen. Juan Ayala, commanding general for Marine Corps Installations Command and Warrior Games Task Force Commander, following a round of wheelchair basketball during the 2015 Department of Defense Warrior Games on Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va., June 18, 2015. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Owen Kimbrel