13 year-old varsity athlete from Utah, Alma Velazquez is one of the few recepients of the ABC Medical NWBT 2017 scholarship this year. 7 NWBA athletes were awarded an ABC Medical scholarship soon after the National Wheelchair Basketball Tournament in Louisville, KY ended. Alma is playing for the Utah Rush Junior Varsity Team and is a seventh grade student at Union Middle School in Centerville, UT.
"I'm very excited to be a part of this amazing contribution to wheelchair basketball!" - Luke
Congratulations to Chance Boyd!!! Wheelchair basketball athlete from Atlanta, GA was just awarded a scholarship from ABC Medical after submitting his application during NWBT 2017. Chance is a senior at Lakeside High School and has received acceptances from the top colleges in the U.S. Chance's incredible work ethic and positive outlook on life are inspiring. He is a seed of hope to make change in the world. Read more to learn more about Chance.