Team USA finishes 5th in World Competition

Team USA finishes 5th in World Competition _-5613126493189356945

Team USA finishesfifth in the 2012 World Wheelchair Championships in South Korea.

USA faced Canadain the final game of the round robin, winning 7 to 5.

But, Team USAlost the tie breaker game against Slovakia, losing 7 to 5. Although USAfinished fifth overall, they are now qualified for the 2013 World Championshipsin Sochi, Russia. Team USA also may qualify for a spot in the 2014 ParalympicWinter Games.

The members of Team USA are from Sitrin’s success through adaptive recreation and sports program and this is the fifth time members of the program have competed in world wheelchair curling championships.

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