RIO 2016 – Texas Athletes

22 Athletes to Watch with strong Texas roots + 4 Honorary Texans


City Listings: Where they are from/Where they currently live

Jazmin Almlie-Ryan - Katy, Texas/Colorado Springs, Colo. (Shooting)

Mark Barr - Houston, Texas/Houston, Texas (Paratriathlon)

Joshua Brewer - Battle Ground, Wash./Round Rock, Texas (Wheelchair Rugby)

Jeff Butler - Fort Wayne, Ind./Austin, Texas (Wheelchair Rugby)

Jeremy Campbell - Perryton, Texas/Edmond, Okla. (Track & Field)

Marco DeLaRosa – Chicago, Ill./San Antonio, Texas (Shooting)

Abby Dunkin - New Braunfels, Texas/Arlington, Texas. (Wheelchair Basketball)

Tobi Fawehinmi - Arlington, Texas/Arlington, Texas (Track & Field)

Pam Fontaine - Highland Village, Texas/Highland Village, Texas (Table Tennis)

Roger Gouge - Dallas, Texas/Grand Prairie, Texas (Wheelchair Basketball)

Lindsay Grogan - Macon, Ga./Austin, Texas (Swimming)

Rose Hollermann - Elysian, Minn./Arlington, Texas (Wheelchair Basketball)

Darlene Hunter - Walled Lake, Mich./Arlington, Texas (Wheelchair Basketball)

Jessica Jones Meyers - Bellaire, Texas/Tulsa, Okla. (Paratriathlon)

John Joss, III - Corsicana, Texas/Fort Mitchell, Ala. (Shooting)

Kari Miller - Washington D.C./Schertz, Texas (Sitting Volleyball)

Chris Seilkop - Victoria, Texas/Victoria, Texas (Sitting Volleyball)

Mackenzie Soldan - Tuscaloosa, Ala./Arlington, Texas. (Wheelchair Basketball)

Roxanne Trunnell - Richland, Wash./Rowlett, Texas (Equestrian)

Patricia Walsh - Austin, Texas/Austin, Texas (Paratriathlon)

Michael Wishnia - Livingston, N.J./The Woodlands, Texas (Track & Field)

Deja Young - Mesquite, Texas/Wichita, Kansas (Track & Field)

 

Honorary Texas Athletes

Completed Rehabilitation at San Antonio Medical Military Center – Center for The Intrepid

Daniel Regan - St. Louis, Mo./Edmond, Okla. (Sitting Volleyball)

Elizabeth Marks - Nashville, Tenn./Colorado Springs, Colo. (Swimming)

Michael Lukow - Salt Lake City, Utah/Salt Lake City, Utah (Archery)

Did her breakthrough training in San Marcos, Texas w/ Veterans Adventures

Kelly Allen - Kingsford, Mich./Bethany, Okla. (Paracanoe)