Images: 2014 US Army Warrior Trials
Photo by Suzanne Ovel
Staff Sgt. Petrina Williams practices sitting volleyball during the 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials, West Point, N.Y. Williams, from Queens Village, N.Y., is assigned to the Warrior Transition Unit, Fort Benning, Ga. The Army Warrior Trials, June 15-19, are hosted by the Warrior Transition Command and highlight more than 100 Army, Marine and Air Force wounded, ill and injured athletes competing in archery, cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field, and wheelchair basketball. Participants include athletes with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, visual impairment, serious illnesses and amputations. Army Warrior Trials help determine which athletes will represent Team Army at the 2014 Warrior Games slated for Sept. 28-Oct. 4, Colorado Springs, Colo.