Bo Hedges, National Wheelchair Team to compete in Americas Cup

The Americas Cup is a qualifying tournament for the 2014 Men’s World Wheelchair Basketball Championship. The top four teams from the Americas zone will advance to the championship.

Hedges and company will square off against teams from the United States, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, as well as others.


The roster will feature 11 players, seven of which are returning from the team’s undefeated effort at the Paralympic Games when they won the country’s third gold medal in the sport.

They enter the event as the number one ranked team in the world.