2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials athletes enjoy the New York Mets game
June 16, 2014
Compliments of the USO, 2014 U.S. Army Warrior Trials athletes enjoy the New York Mets playing the San Diego Padres, on the Army's 239th birthday, June 14, 2014. From left: Master Sgt. Rhoden Galloway, Warrior Transition Battalion, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Staff Sgt. Eric Pardo, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; and Pardo's stepfather, Fidel Malave. More than 100 wounded, ill and injured service members and Veterans from across the United States are at West Point competing in the Army Warrior Trials where athletes from the Army, Marines and Air Force face off in archery, basketball, cycling, track and field, swimming, shooting, sitting volleyball and wheelchair basketball. Participants in the trials include athletes with spinal cord injuries, traumatic brain injuries, visual impairment, serious illnesses and amputations.