National Team

2018 World Championship Roster Announced

Jen Allred on May 21, 2018

May 21, 2018 – USA Wheelchair Rugby is pleased to announce the roster for the GIO International Wheelchair Rugby World Championship August 5-10 in Sydney, Australia. The Americans will face Colombia in their opening match of the competition, a full schedule for the event can be found here. The U.S. comes into this World Championship as the number two team in the world behind host country Australia. The winner at the GIO World Championship not only takes home top honors but also secures their spot at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.

The GIO World Championship will be livestreamed, daily scores and highlights will be available at

USA Wheelchair Rugby
GIO IWRF World Championship 2018 Roster

0.5 Jeff Butler – Austin, TX

1.0 Chad Cohn – Tucson, AZ

1.0 Lee Fredette – East Moriches, NY

1.5 Talbot Kennedy – Atlanta, GA

1.5 Adam Scaturro – Lakewood, CO

2.0 Ernie Chun – Phoenix, AZ

2.0 Joe Delagrave – Prairie du Chien, WI

2.0 Chuck Melton – Richview, IL

2.0 Alejandro Pabon – Beaumont, TX

2.5 Jake Daily – Lakewood, CO

2.5 Josh Wheeler – Tucson, AZ

3.0 Chuck Aoki – Minneapolis, MN

Head Coach – James Gumbert
Assistant Coach – Sue Tucker