National Team

Roster Named for Japan Para Championship

USA Wheelchair Rugby on January 25, 2023

The 2023 USA Wheelchair Rugby season kicks off with the Japan Para Championship February 1-5 in Chiba, Japan. A roster of fresh new faces and veteran leadership will take on France, Australia and host nation Japan. Team USA enters the competition ranked no. 1 in the world. All games will be streamed on YouTube.


3.0 Sarah AdamNaperville, IL
1.0 Jeff AndrewsSanta Rosa, CA
3.0 Chuck AokiMinneapolis, MN
0.5 Mike DeYoungSimi Valley, CA
3.5 Montrerius HuchersonTallassee, AL
1.0 Joe JacksonMaricopa, AZ
2.0 Eric NewbyNashville, IL
2.0 Mason SymonsPittsburgh, PA
3.0 Talon TeagueKansas City, KS


Wednesday, February 1 
9 p.m. CTAUS vs USA, 46-52
Thursday, February 2 
12 a.m. CTJPN vs USA, 53-44
7 p.m. CTFRA vs USA
Friday, February 3 
12 a.m. CTAUS vs USA
9 p.m. CTJPN vs USA
Saturday, February 4 
2 a.m. CTFRA vs USA
8 p.m. CTBronze Medal Match
10:30 p.m. CTGold Medal Match