Meet the Athletes



 

Men's Sitting Volleyball


Eric


Eric Duda


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Panda Express Orange Chicken
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Less Than Jake
  • Hobbies/Interests: Fixing computers, road trips, and volunteering.
  • Most Admired Person: "Coach John Wooden. He was a trailblazer in playing your best, not winning."

Roderick


Roderick Greene


Oklahoma City, OK

  • Favorite Food: Sushi
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Li'l Wayne
  • Hobbie/Interests: Writing poems.
  • Most Admired Person: "My mother, just because of the way she lives her life and loves."

Dan


Dan Regan


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Free
  • Favorite Sports Team: St. Louis Blues

James


James Stuck

Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Seafood
  • Favorite Music: Metal
  • Favorite Sports Team: Pittsburgh Steelers

Ed


Ed O'Neil


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Pizza
  • Favorite Book: Old Man of the Sea
  • Favorite Muscial Group/Artist: Me in the shower.
  • Most Admired Person: "My father, because he is hands down the hardest worker I've ever know. Very selfless."

Charlie


Charlie Sweargen


Edmond, OK 

  • Favorite Food: Steak
  • Favorite Book: Catcher in the Rye
  • Favorite Sports Team: Atlanta Braves
  • Most Admired Person: "My mother and father. They are my inspiration on how to behave, act and treat others."
Edgar

Edgar Laforest


San Juan, Puerto Rico

  • Favorite Food: Lasagna
  • Hobbies/Interests: Boating and scuba.
  • Most Admired Person: "My dad, because he taught me everything with his example."
Hugo

Hugo Storer


Greensboro, NC

  • Favorite Food: Everything
  • Hobbies/Interests: Martial arts, nature.
  • Most Admired Person: "My Mother. All I am today I owe to her strength."
J Dee

J. Dee Marinko


Edmond, OK 

  • Favorite Food: Steak
  • Favorite Music: Country
  • Hobbie/Interests: Golf, fishing, hunting.
Sam

Sam Surowiec


Everett, WA

  • Favorite Food: Steak
  • Favorite Book: Harry Potter
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: U2
  • Most Admired Person: "My mom, because she put up with me and my siblings."
Travis

Travis Ricks


San Diego, CA

  • Favorite Food: Sushi
  • Favorite Book: Power of One
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Journey
  • Most Admired Person: "Gerald Knupple. He was my wrestling coach who taught me responsibility and integrity."


 

Women's Sitting Volleyball



Katie


Katie Holloway


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Dungeness Crab
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Kings of Leon
  • Hobbies/Interests: Reading, concerts, watching sports, adaptive recreation.
  • Most Admired Person: "My grandfather, Milo Jensen. He was an honest, strong and passionate person and helped shape my family into who we are today."

Monique


Monique Burkland


Ardmore, OK 

  • Favorite Food: Crab Legs, Steak
  • Favorite Book: Twilight
  • favorite Sports Team: OKC Thunder, LA Lakers
  • Most Admired Person: "My grandparents. They are strong and are always there for me."

Nichole


Nichole Millage


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Sushi, Lobster, Pizza
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: New Kids on the Block
  • Favorite Movie: She's Out of My League, Say Anything...
  • Most Admired Person: "My mom. She's set a good example of hard work and integrity."

Kari


Kari Miller


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Greens and Seafood
  • Favorite Musical Goup/Artist: Lauren Hill, Refugee's
  • Favorite Sports Team: Minnesota Vikings
  • Most Admired Person: "My mother. She has come through a great deal of adversity with strength and grace."

Heather


Heather Erickson


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Chicken sandwich
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Maroon 5, He is We, Blake Shelton
  • Hobbies/Interest: Volleyball, coaching, reading, movies, video games.
  • Most Admired Person: "My family. They are always there for me, no matter what."
Allison

Allison Aldrich


Lincoln, NE

  • Favorite Food: Pizza
  • Favorite Book: Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series
  • Favorite Professional Team: Miami Dolphins, LA Lakers
  • Most Admired Person: "My mom. She has been there for me through everything."
Angela

Angela DeHaan


Yuba City, CA


  • Favorite Food: Chocolate!
  • Favorite Book: A Child Called "It"
  • Most Admired Person: "My brother. He was born deaf and has his master's and works, defying the odds."
Bethany

Bethany Zummo


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Pasta
  • Favorite Music: Dubstep
  • Favorite Athlete: Misty May
  • Hobbies/Interests: Volleyball, singing, sewing.
Brenda

Brenda Jensen


Wichita Falls, TX

  • Favorite Food: Sushi
  • Favorite Music: Acoustic or Christian Rock
  • Favorite Sports Team: Indianapolis Colts
  • Hobbies/Interests: Scrapbooking, playing at the park with my stepdaughter, Elli.
Kaleo

Kaleo Kanahele


Oklahoma City, OK 

  • Favorite Food: Everything
  • Favorite Book: Dear John, John Wooden's Playbook
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Kings of Leon
Kendra

Kendra Lancaster


West Lafayette, IN 

  • Favorite Food: Macaroni and Cheese
  • Favorite Book: The Hunger Games
  • Favorite Athlete: Dwight Freeney
  • Most Admired Person: "My parents. They have always been there for me and are my biggest fans."
Lora

Lora Webster


Point Lookout, NY

  • Favorite Food: Italian
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Adele
  • Favorite Sports Team: Indianapolis Colts
  • Most Admired Person: "My mom. She is the strongest person I know and I hope I can be half as good of a mom she as is."
Nicole

Nicole Nieves


Edmond, OK

  • Favorite Food: Hispanic, Italian
  • Favorite Musical Group/Artist: Marc Anthony
  • Hobbies/Interest: Shopping, playing piano, playing volleyball.
  • Most Admired Person: My parents, because of all they have helped and supported me with.


 

Archery



Russell Wolfe

Russell Wolfe


U.S. Paralympic Archery Team 





 

Track & Field



Jeremy Campbell


Jeremy Campbell


U.S. Paralympic Track & Field Team 

  • Joined team:   2005


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