United States at the 2004 Summer Paralympics

The United States sent a delegation to compete at the 2004 Summer Paralympics in Athens, Greece. A total of 235 U.S. competitors took part in 18 sports; the only sport Americans did not compete in was soccer 5-a-side.[1][2] The United States finished fourth in the gold and overall medal count, behind China, Great Britain and Canada.[4][5]

United States at the
2004 Summer Paralympics
Flag of the United States.svg
IPC codeUSA
NPCUnited States Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.teamusa.org/US-Paralympics
in Athens
Competitors235 in 18[1] sports
Flag bearerKevin Szott (opening)[2]
Trischa Zorn (closing)[3]
Medals
Ranked 4th
Gold
27
Silver
22
Bronze
39
Total
88
Summer Paralympics appearances

MedalistsEdit

The following American athletes won medals at the games.[6]

CompetitorsEdit

ArcheryEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Score Seed Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Aaron Cross Men's individual W1 587 10 Bye   Hassberg (GER)
L 150-150
Did not advance
Jeffrey Fabry Men's individual W1 667 WR 1 Bye   Antonios (FIN)
W 109-102
  Cavanagh (GBR)
L 108-108
  Sebek (CZE)
W 108-96
 
Chuck Lear Men's individual W1 585 11 Bye   Minami (JPN)
L 133-150
Did not advance
Kevin Stone Men's individual W2 595 16   Nortmann (GER)
W 147-145
  Gu (KOR)
L 152-162
Did not advance
Kevin Stone
Jeffrey Fabry
Aaron Cross
Men's teams open 1859 2 Bye   Italy (ITA)
W 226-223
  Japan (JPN)
L 0-215
  Great Britain (GBR)
W 231-212
 

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Score Seed Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Lindsay Carmichael Women's individual standing 603 WR 1 N/A   Hryshko (BLR)
W 145-113
  Panmai (THA)
L 91-98
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Men's trackEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Danny Andrews T44 200m 24.23 4 Q N/A 22.96 4
400m 53.58 1 Q N/A 51.24 WR  
Joseph Aukward T11 100m 25.79 16 Did not advance
Adam Bleakney T53 800m 1:39.48 PR 1 Q N/A 1:38.71  
1500m 3:08.60 25 Did not advance
Theodore Bridis T52 800m 2:19.65 10 Did not advance
1500m 4:08.47 9 q N/A 4:21.23 8
5000m N/A 15:06.57 8
Herbert Burns T52 1500m 4:34.16 11 Did not advance
5000m N/A 15:44.70 9
Marathon N/A 2:37:36 6
Tyler Byers T54 800m 1:42.34 14 Did not advance
5000m 10:33.75 19 Did not advance
10000m 23:05.24 22 Did not advance
Marathon N/A 2:01:09 28
Ryan Fann T44 400m 54.75 5 Q N/A 53.64  
Brian Frasure T44 100m 11.23 2 Q N/A 11.11  
200m 24.07 3 Q N/A 22.83  
Joshua George T53 100m 15.36 3 Q N/A 15.30  
200m 26.70 3 Q N/A 27.44 5
400m N/A  
800m DNF Did not advance
Peter Gottwald Jr. T13 800m N/A 2:00.02 5
1500m 4:05.05 11 q N/A 4:08.39 8
Roderick Green T44 100m DNF Did not advance
Jacob Heilveil T54 1500m 3:06.25 16 Did not advance
5000m 10:25.83 9 Did not advance
10000m 21:08.94 2 Q N/A 20:59.72 10
Marathon N/A 1:33:11 8
Scot Hollonbeck T54 1500m 3:01.45 7 q 3:09.15 15 Did not advance
5000m 10:38.43 12 Did not advance
10000m 21:09.29 5 q N/A 20:59.78 11
Marathon N/A 1:49:16 24
Royal Mitchell T13 100m 11.05 1 Q N/A 10.98 PR  
200m 22.45 2 Q N/A DSQ
400m N/A 49.78  
Paul Nitz T52 100m N/A 18.45 6
200m 35.97 9 Did not advance
Nelacey Porter T12 100m 11.41 10 q 11.06 4 Q 11.05 4
200m 23.38 5 22.66 6 Did not advance
400m 53.66 8 q 56.51 7 Did not advance
Raphew Reed Jr. T46 100m 11.80 9 Did not advance
200m 23.67 10 Did not advance
Ian Rice T52 100m N/A 18.11 4
200m 34.25 6 q N/A 33.83 6
1500m 4:35.87 12 Did not advance
Marlon Shirley T44 100m 11.20 1 Q N/A 11.08 =WR  
200m 23.50 2 Q N/A 22.67  
Casey Tibbs T44 400m 54.12 2 Q N/A 54.39 5
Christopher Waddell T52 100m 15.66 6 Q N/A 15.74 7
200m 28.01 8 Q N/A 28.10 6
Nelacey Porter
Joseph Aukward
Royal Mitchell
Elexis Gillette
T11-13 4 × 100 m relay 45.18 6 Did not advance
Raphew Reed Jr.
Casey Tibbs
Danny Andrews
Brian Frasure
T42-46 4 × 100 m relay N/A 43.90  
4 × 400 m relay N/A 3:27.00 WR  
Adam Bleakney
Tyler Byers
Joshua George
Jacob Heilveil
Scot Hollonbeck
T53-54 4 × 100 m relay DNS Did not advance
4 × 400 m relay 3:20.67 7 Did not advance

Men's fieldEdit

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
Willard Brooks F53 Discus 16.30 - 10
Shot put 6.46 - 8
Joseph Christmas F56 Discus 26.99 - 9
Edwin Cockrell F44/45 Shot put 14.81 1019  
Scott Danberg F40 Shot put 8.78 - 5
Gabriel Diaz de Leon F53 Discus 16.11 - 11
Shot put 7.03 - 5
Jeffrey Hantz F55-56 Javelin 30.28 945 8
F56 Discus 30.67 - 6
Larry Hughes F57 Discus 37.02 - 7
Val Don Jacobson F52-53 Javelin 17.32 904 11
F53 Discus 21.46 - 4
Roderick Green F44 Long jump DNS
F44/46 Shot put DNS
Vincent Martin F12 Discus 30.40 - 10
Marlon Shirley F44 Long jump 6.20 -  
Jeffrey Skiba F44/46 Discus 45.24 905 4
Javelin 46.44 863 8
Casey Tibbs P44 Pentathlon 4422  

Women's trackEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Cheri Blauwet T53 800m 1:56.54 1 Q 1:59.05  
1500m 3:38.14 8 Q 3:29.51 7
5000m 12:00.07 3 Q 12:00.04  
Marathon N/A 1:50.15  
Jessica Galli T53 100m N/A 18.66 5
400m 58.46 4 Q 1:01.00 4
800m 1:57.26 3 Q 2:01.03 4
1500m 3:36.82 5 q 3:29.51 7
Jennifer Goeckel T54 100m 18.21 8 q 18.02 7
200m 32.12 10 Did not advance
800m 1:56.15 13 Did not advance
1500m 3:36.82 5 q 3:29.27 5
April Holmes T46 100m 13.51 8 13.13 6
200m 27.56 7 Q 27.74 7
Erin Johnson T52 200m 41.47 3 Q 42.48 4
400m 1:26.22 6 Q 1:25.33 7
Tatyana McFadden T54 100m 16.71 2 Q 16.69  
200m 30.73 3 Q 30.48  
800m 1:55.15 9 Did not advance
Pamela McGonigle T12 800m 2:19.86 3 q 2:26.38 5
1500m N/A 4:56.28 4
Miriam Nibley T53 100m N/A 18.02 4
400m 1:01.39 5 q 1:02.13 6
Marathon N/A DNS
Shirley Reilly T53 100m N/A 18.81 6
400m 1:01.40 7 Q 1:01.01 4
800m 2:07.99 6 Q 2:02.81 6

Women's fieldEdit

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
April Holmes F44/46 Long jump 4.56 1134  
Jill Kennedy F40 Discus 19.23 -  
Javelin 23.07 -  
Shot put 5.74 - 7

BocciaEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opponent Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Timothy Hawker Mixed individual BC1   Jorgensen (DEN) L 0-14 4 Did not advance
  Grossmayer (AUT) L 0-8
  Ibarburen (ARG) L 3-5
  Lanoix-Boyer (CAN) W 4-1
Samuel Williams Mixed individual BC2   Costa (POR) L 1-11 5 Did not advance
  Hoon (KOR) L 1-11
  Dijkstra (NZL) L 1-6
  Martin (ESP) W 4-3
Austin Hanson
Samuel Williams
Mixed pairs BC3   Hyeon (KOR)
  Hoon (KOR)
L 1-11 4 Did not advance
  Gauthier (CAN)
  Kabush (CAN)
L 0-6
  Macedo (POR)
  Costa (POR)
L 1-9

CyclingEdit

Men's roadEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Alejandro Albor Men's hand cycle road race div B/C 1:17.29  
Men's hand cycle time trial div B/C 18:37.60 5
Seth Arsenau Men's hand cycle road race div B/C 1:27.29 7
Men's hand cycle time trial div B/C 19:08.75 8
Bradley Cobb Men's road race / time trial LC3 - 11
Stuart Flacks Men's tricycle road race CP div 1/2 47:28  
Men's tricycle time trial CP div 1/2 10:24.83 4
James Harlan Men's hand cycle road race div A DNF
Men's hand cycle time trial div A 16:40.94 6
Gregory Hockensmith Men's hand cycle road race div B/C DNS
Men's hand cycle time trial div B/C 18:49.47 7
Paul Martin Men's road race / time trial LC2 - 12
Albert Michini Men's road race / time trial CP div 4 - 7
Ron Williams Men's road race / time trial LC2 -  
Daniel Nicholson Men's road race / time trial CP div 3 1:19.54 4
Jason Bryn
Glenn Bunselmeyer
Men's road race / time trial tandem B1-3 - 10
Matthew King
Eric Degolier
Men's road race / time trial tandem B1-3 - 20

Men's trackEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Time Rank Opposition
Time
Rank
Bradley Cobb Men's 4km individual pursuit LC3 4:21.28 10 Did not advance
Men's 1km time trial LC1-4 N/A 1:12.08 11
Paul Martin Men's 4km individual pursuit LC2 5:11.09 3   Williams (USA)
W
 
Men's 1km time trial LC1-4 N/A 1:13.40 17
Albert Michini Men's 4km individual pursuit CP div 4 4:04.06 8   Scott (AUS)
L OVL
6
Men's 1km time trial CP div 3/4 N/A 1:18.99 12
Daniel Nicholson Men's 3km individual pursuit CP div 3 4:09.29 5 Did not advance
Men's 1km time trial CP div 3/4 N/A 1:13.28 6
Jason Bryn
Glenn Bunselmeyer
Men's 1km time trial tandem B1-3 DNS
Men's 4km individual pursuit tandem B1-3 4:50.30 14 Did not advance
Matthew King
Eric Degolier
Men's sprint tandem B1-3 11.461 9 Did not advance
Men's 1km time trial tandem B1-3 N/A 1:07.56 8
Daniel Nicholson
Ron Williams
Paul Martin
Men's team sprint LC1-4/CP 3/4 55.411 2   Australia (AUS)
L 55.606
 

Women's roadEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Barbara Buchan Women's time trial LC1-4/CP 3/4 28:00.15 4
Allison Jones Women's time trial LC1-4/CP 3/4 28:41.93 6
Karissa Whitsell
Katie Compton
Women's time road race / time trial tandem B1-3 -  

Women's trackEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Time Rank Opposition
Time
Rank
Barbara Buchan Women's 1km time trial LC1-4/CP 3/4 N/A 1:21.63 6
Allison Jones Women's 1km time trial LC1-4/CP 3/4 N/A 1:19.60 4
Karissa Whitsell
Katie Compton
Women's 1km time trial tandem B1-3 N/A 1:11.22  
Women's 3km time trial tandem B1-3 3:38.80 1   Hou (AUS)
  Ryan (AUS)
W 3:36.82 WR
 
Women's tandem sprint B1-3 11.864 2   MacPherson (AUS)
  Lepore (AUS)
WO
 

EquestrianEdit

IndividualEdit

Athlete Event Total
Score Rank
Barbara Grassmyer Individual championship test grade III 63.200 11
Individual freestyle test grade III 68.444 11
Kathryn Groves Individual championship test grade IV 61.677 13
Individual freestyle test grade IV 66.500 14
Keith Newerla Individual championship test grade I 69.684 4
Individual freestyle test grade I 58.688 14
Lynn Seidemann Individual championship test grade I 68.947 5
Individual freestyle test grade I 76.063  

Mixed teamEdit

Athlete Event Total
Total Rank
Barbara Grassmyer
Kathryn Groves
Keith Newerla
Lynn Seidemann
Team 399.876 7

Football 7-a-sideEdit

The men's football team didn't win any medals: they were 8th out of 8.

PlayersEdit

ResultsEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 United States vs.   Brazil (BRA) 0 - 4 4
2 United States vs.   Russia (RUS) 0 - 3
3 United States vs.   Netherlands (NED) 1 - 6
7th - 8th classification United States vs.   Ireland (IRL) 0 - 4 8

GoalballEdit

Men's teamEdit

The men's team won a bronze medal in goalball.

PlayersEdit

ResultsEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 United States vs.   Denmark (DEN) 7 - 10 3 Q
2 United States vs.   Sweden (SWE) 1 - 1
3 United States vs.   Canada (CAN) 8 - 12
4 United States vs.   Germany (GER) 7 - 2
5 United States vs.   Greece (GRE) 11 - 1
Quarterfinals United States vs.   Spain (ESP) 5 - 1 W
Semifinals United States vs.   Denmark (DEN) 1 - 8 L
Bronze medal final United States vs.   Canada (CAN) 5 - 4  

Women's teamEdit

The women's team won a silver medal in goalball.

PlayersEdit

ResultsEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 United States vs.   Canada (CAN) 0 - 2 2 Q
2 United States vs.   Japan (JPN) 6 - 1
3 United States vs.   Finland (FIN) 3 - 1
4 United States vs.   Netherlands (NED) 2 - 0
5 United States vs.   Germany (GER) 2 - 0
6 United States vs.   Brazil (BRA) 2 - 0
7 United States vs.   Greece (GRE) 3 - 0
Semifinals United States vs.   Japan (JPN) 3 - 1 W
Gold medal final United States vs.   Canada (CAN) 1 - 3  

JudoEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
round 1
Repechage
round 2
Final/
Bronze medal contest
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Emmanuel Brannon Men's 66kg Bye   Cheng (TPE)
L 0000–1000
N/A   Xu (CHN)
L 0000S-1112
Did not advance
Scott Jones Men's 90kg Bye   Nine (ALG)
L 0000-1000
N/A   Stoskus (LTU)
L 0000-1001
Did not advance
Marlon Lopez Men's 81kg Bye   Jonard (FRA)
L 0000-1010
N/A   White (IRL)
W 1000-0000
  Morgan (CAN)
L 0010-1000
Did not advance
Stephen Moore Men's 73kg Bye   Asakereh (IRI)
W 0001-0000
  Wang (CHN)
L 0000-1001
N/A   Sydorenko (UKR)
W 0200-0000  
Kevin Szott Men's 100kg   Matsumoto (JPN)
W 0011-0001C
  Papachristos (GRE)
W 1000C-0010H
  Tenorio (BRA)
L 0000-1000
N/A   Shneyderman (RUS)
W 0001-0000  

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
round 1
Repechage
round 2
Final/
Bronze medal contest
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Lorena Pierce Women's 70kg   Trachu (THA)
W 1000-0000
  Bagu (MAS)
W 1000-0000
N/A   Herrera (ESP)
L 0000-1100  

PowerliftingEdit

Athlete Event Result Rank
Mary Stack Women's 82.5 kg NMR

SailingEdit

SwimmingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Mark Barr S9 50m freestyle 28.09 12 Did not advance
100m freestyle 1:00.78 9 Did not advance
400m freestyle 4:35.94 3 Q 4:33.60 4
100m backstroke 1:10.78 10 Did not advance
100m butterfly 1:05.98 5 Q 1:04.93 4
Michael Demarco S3 200m freestyle 4:38.40 10 Did not advance
50m backstroke 1:04.78 8 Q 1:04.64 7
SB3 50m breaststroke 1:05.29 2 Q 1:03.20  
SM3 150m individual medley 4:41.59 10 Did not advance
Grover Evans S1 50m freestyle N/A 2:17.11 5
100m freestyle N/A 3:57.78 5
50m backstroke N/A DSQ
Justin Fleming S8 400m freestyle 5:02.77 6 Q 5:04.64 7
100m butterfly 1:16.94 7 Q 1:18.21 7
Rudy Garcia S7 100m butterfly 1:17.60 9 Did not advance
SB7 100m breaststroke 1:27.89 5 Q 1:26.28 5
SM7 200m individual medley 2:42.20 WR 1 Q 2:43.65  
Daniel Kamber S7 100m backstroke 1:25.49 8 Q 1:27.15 8
50m butterfly 39.16 13 Did not advance
Mikhael Keyser S9 50m freestyle 28.31 15 Did not advance
100m freestyle 1:02.59 17 Did not advance
Lantz Lamback S7 50m freestyle 30.23 4 Q 29.71  
100m freestyle 1:05.20 3 Q 1:04.22  
400m freestyle 5:10.27 3 Q 5:06.16 4
100m backstroke 1:20.33 4 Q 1:20.59 6
Curtis Lovejoy S2 50m freestyle 1:09.75 3 Q 1:09.86  
100m freestyle 2:28.69 2 Q 2:27.46  
50m backstroke 1:04.43 WR 1 Q 1:16.68 5
Joe McCarthy S4 100m freestyle 1:44.66 9 Did not advance
50m backstroke 54.79 9 Did not advance
50m butterfly DSQ Did not advance
Travis Mohr S8 100m freestyle 1:05.86 8 Q 1:06.09 7
100m backstroke 1:13.12 2 Q 1:10.15  
SB8 100m breaststroke N/A 1:29.96  
SM8 200m individual medley N/A 2:39.62 4
Aaron Paulson S9 100m backstroke 1:26.60 9 Did not advance
SB9 100m breaststroke 1:38.70 3 Q 1:36.53 4
Jarrett Perry S9 400m freestyle 4:38.65 7 Q 4:39.12 7
100m backstroke 1:05.76 1 Q 1:05.35  
SB8 100m breaststroke 1:20.66 5 Q 1:20.09 4
SM9 200m individual medley 2:29.48 6 Q 2:25.81 6
Michael Prout S9 50m freestyle 28.02 9 Did not advance
100m freestyle 59.63 2 Q 59.21  
400m freestyle 4:26.73 1 Q 4:25.42 PR  
100m backstroke 1:10.33 8 Q 1:08.46 7
100m butterfly 1:05.99 6 Q 1:05.98 6
SM9 200m individual medley 2:27.17 4 Q 2:25.15 4
Justin Zook S10 50m freestyle 25.83 2 Q 25.61  
100m freestyle 56.95 3 Q 56.50 4
400m freestyle 4:29.23 4 Q 4:35.03 8
100m backstroke 1:06.14 1 Q 1:04.22  
100m butterfly 1:04.30 8 Q 1:04.25 7
SM10 200m individual medley 2:30.66 10 Did not advance
Lantz Lamback
Joe McCarthy
Daniel Kamber
Curtis Lovejoy
N/A 4 x 50m freestyle relay (20pts) 3:07.13 9 Did not advance
Michael Prout
Lantz Lamback
Mark Barr
Mikhael Keyser
N/A 4 × 100 m freestyle relay (34pts) 4:09.07 3 Q 4:08.74 5
Justin Fleming
Aaron Paulson
Joe McCarthy
Michael Demarco
N/A 4 x 50m medley relay (20pts) 3:09.35 10 Did not advance
Michael Prout
Cody Bureau
Rudy Garcia
Mikhael Keyser
N/A 4 × 100 m medley relay (34pts) 4:44.49 7 Q 4:37.82 7

WomenEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Cheryl Angelelli S4 50m freestyle 53.37 2 Q 53.23 4
100m freestyle 1:52.56 4 Q 1:52.07 4
200m freestyle 3:57.44 3 Q 3:51.41  
Melanie Benn S4 50m freestyle 56.42 6 Q 52.50  
100m freestyle 1:51.56 3 Q 1:51.59  
50m backstroke 1:05.64 6 Q 1:04.59 6
Kelley Becherer S13 400m freestyle N/A 5:01.96 5
100m backstroke 1:19.97 7 Q 1:18.86 8
SB13 100m breaststroke N/A 1:29.70 6
SM13 200m individual medley N/A 2:50.07 6
Stephanie Brooks S6 50m freestyle 42.80 11 Did not advance
100m freestyle 1:28.13 8 Q 1:28.59 8
400m freestyle 6:39.98 7 Q 6:37.20 6
Aimee Bruder S4 50m freestyle 56.60 7 Q 56.60 8
100m freestyle 1:53.92 6 Q 1:53.99 6
200m freestyle 3:58.00 4 Q 3:55.87 4
50m backstroke 1:10.06 8 Q 1:07.76 8
SB3 50m breaststroke 1:12.73 5 Q 1:13.40 5
SM4 150m individual medley 3:40.95 7 Q 3:41.35 6
Jennifer Butcher S13 50m freestyle 29.94 5 Q 29.70 5
100m freestyle 1:06.87 9 Did not advance
100m backstroke 1:16.51 4 Q 1:15.75  
Sarah Castle S8 50m freestyle 38.21 14 Did not advance
100m freestyle 1:23.66 15 Did not advance
SB6 100m breaststroke 1:50.88 4 Q 1:48.32 4
Julie Crisp S7 100m backstroke 1:33.49 4 Q 1:34.96 5
SM7 200m individual medley 3:37.92 9 Did not advance
Kelly Crowley S9 50m freestyle 31.56 3 Q 31.25 4
100m freestyle 1:08.47 3 Q 1:08.22 4
400m freestyle 5:20.59 8 Q 5:17.87 7
100m butterfly 1:18.37 6 Q 1:18.29 6
SM9 200m individual medley 2:53.22 6 Q 2:49.47 5
Toni Davis S8 50m freestyle 35.23 7 Q 35.03 7
100m butterfly 1:25.98 3 Q 1:26.74 4
Jen Durrant S9 100m backstroke 1:20.46 8 Q 1:20.33 7
Ivy Garrison S9 100m butterfly 1:20.28 9 Did not advance
Deborah Gruen S7 100m freestyle 1:29.30 15 Did not advance
400m freestyle 6:06.34 6 Q 6:09.37 7
50m butterfly 48.73 12 Did not advance
SB7 100m breaststroke 1:47.12 3 Q 1:46.52  
SM7 200m individual medley 3:30.71 7 Q 3:32.96 8
Carly Haynie SB9 100m breaststroke 1:26.29 2 Q 1:25.92  
Casey Johnson S6 50m butterfly 44.56 7 Q 45.37 8
SM6 200m individual medley 3:52.96 8 Q 3:31.37 5
Anessa Kemna S11 50m freestyle 39.12 12 Did not advance
100m freestyle 1:22.89 9 Did not advance
100m backstroke 1:37.00 8 1:39.09 8
SB11 100m breaststroke 1:46.38 6 Q 1:44.40 6
SM11 200m individual medley N/A 3:23.10 5
Angel Langner S6 50m butterfly 45.62 8 Q 44.08 7
Jessica Long S8 50m freestyle 33.30 4 Q 33.60 5
100m freestyle 1:10.73 1 Q 1:09.67 PR  
400m freestyle 5:12.87 1 Q 5:07.88 PR  
Ashley Nashleanas S11 50m freestyle 42.15 13 Did not advance
100m freestyle 1:30.89 11 Did not advance
100m backstroke 1:37.87 9 Did not advance
Ashley Owens S10 50m freestyle 31.21 7 Q 31.11 7
100m freestyle 1:06.49 4 Q 1:06.27 6
400m freestyle 5:00.17 1 Q 4:57.77  
Erin Popovich S7 50m freestyle 35.13 1 Q 34.34 WR  
100m freestyle 1:15.62 2 Q 1:14.61 PR  
50m butterfly 39.03 4 Q 37.37 WR  
SB7 100m breaststroke 1:39.89 2 Q 1:38.66  
SM7 200m individual medley 3:09.42 PR 1 Q 3:05.57 WR  
Beth Riggle SB8 100m breaststroke 1:30.93 3 Q 1:29.66  
Mikhaila Rutherford S10 100m backstroke N/A 1:12.25  
SB8 100m breaststroke 1:28.03 2 Q 1:27.68  
SM10 200m individual medley 2:42.93 1 Q 2:38.10  
Elizabeth Stone S9 100m backstroke 1:17.27 3 Q 1:18.93 5
100m butterfly 1:27.96 13 Did not advance
Brandi van Anne S6 100m freestyle 1:44.03 15 Did not advance
50m butterfly 55.46 15 Did not advance
SB6 100m breaststroke 2:01.44 9 Did not advance
SM6 200m individual medley 3:59.57 11 Did not advance
Carrie Willoughby S13 50m freestyle 30.03 6 Q 29.96 7
100m freestyle 1:05.32 5 Q 1:04.34 5
400m freestyle N/A 5:08.12 8
100m backstroke 1:16.12 3 Q 1:15.94 4
100m butterfly N/A 1:11.02 4
Tiffanie Wright S13 50m freestyle 29.75 4 Q 29.14 4
100m freestyle 1:04.22 3 Q 1:04.34 5
400m freestyle N/A 5:03.29 6
SM13 200m individual medley N/A 2:57.61 7
Trischa Zorn S12 50m freestyle 30.83 7 Q 30.78 7
100m freestyle 1:07.95 7 Q 1:07.58 7
100m backstroke N/A 1:14.99  
SM12 200m individual medley 2:47.49 6 Q 2:46.52 6
Stephanie Brooks
Melanie Benn
Casey Johnson
Cheryl Angelelli
N/A 4 x 50m freestyle relay (20pts) N/A 3:12.80  
Ashley Owens
Erin Popovich
Jessica Long
Kelly Crowley
N/A 4 × 100 m freestyle relay (34pts) N/A 4:40.57  
Melanie Benn
Sarah Castle
Casey Johnson
Cheryl Angelelli
N/A 4 x 50m medley relay (20pts) N/A 3:38.62 5
Mikhaila Rutherford
Beth Riggle
Kelly Crowley
Erin Popovich
N/A 4 × 100 m medley relay (34pts) N/A 5:14.08  

Table tennisEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Tahl Leibovitz Men's singles 9   Tomioka (JPN)
L 0-3
  Rahbari (IRI)
W 3-0
  Rakic (CRO)
W 3-1
2   Last (NED)
W 3-1
  Shan (TPE)
W 3-0
  Fraczyk (AUT)
L 0-3
  Zborai (HUN)
W 3-0
 
Wayne Lo Men's singles 8   Ledoux (BEL)
L 2–3
  Soukup (CZE)
L 3–0
  du Plooy (RSA)
W 3–1
3 Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Jennifer Johnson Women's singles 4   Zorzetto (ITA)
L 0–3
  Dolinar (SLO)
L 0–3
  Arenales (MEX)
L 0–3
4 Did not advance

VolleyballEdit

Men's teamEdit

The men's volleyball team didn't win any medals: they were place 6th out of 8.

PlayersEdit

ResultsEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 United States vs.   Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) 0 - 3 3 Q
2 United States vs.   Egypt (EGY) 0 - 3
3 United States vs.   Greece (GRE) 3 - 1
Quarterfinals United States vs.   Germany (GER) 0 - 3 L
5th - 8th Semifinals United States vs.   Japan (JPN) 3 - 2 W
Fifth place United States vs.   Finland (FIN) 0 - 3 6

Women's teamEdit

The women's volleyball team won a bronze medal.

PlayersEdit

ResultsEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 United States vs.   China (CHN) 0 - 3 3 Q
2 United States vs.   Netherlands (NED) 0 - 3
3 United States vs.   Slovenia (SLO) 3 - 2
4 United States vs.   Finland (FIN) 3 - 2
5 United States vs.   Ukraine (UKR) 3 - 2
Semifinals United States vs.   Netherlands (NED) 0 - 3 L
Bronze medal final United States vs.   Slovenia (SLO) 3 - 1  

Wheelchair basketballEdit

Men's teamEdit

The men's team didn't win any medals. They were 7th out of 12.

PlayersEdit

ResultsEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 United States vs.   Netherlands (NED) 66 - 82 2 Q
2 United States vs.   Germany (GER) 71 - 49
3 United States vs.   Japan (JPN) 54 - 46
4 United States vs.   Iran (IRI) 73 - 50
5 United States vs.   Greece (GRE) 85 - 27
Quarterfinals United States vs.   Great Britain (GBR) 59 - 62 L
7/8th classification United States vs.   Japan (JPN) 79 - 56 7

Women's teamEdit

The women's team won the gold medal in wheelchair basketball.

PlayersEdit

ResultsEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 United States vs.   Australia (AUS) 61 - 62 2 Q
2 United States vs.   Great Britain (GBR) 74 - 24
3 United States vs.   Netherlands (NED) 57 - 38
Quarterfinals United States vs.   Japan (JPN) 70 - 33 W
Semifinals United States vs.   Canada (CAN) 57 - 40 W
Gold medal final United States vs.   Australia (AUS) 56 - 44  

Wheelchair fencingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition Score Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Gerard Moreno Men's foil B   Czop (POL) L 1-5 3 Q   Alsaedi (KUW)
L 3-15
Did not advance
  Latreche (FRA) L 3-5
  Sarri (ITA) W 5-3
  Bogdos (GRE) W 5-0
Men's sabre B   Czop (POL) L 2-5 6 Did not advance
  Mari (ITA) L 4-5
  Hui (HKG) L 3-5
  Park (KOR) L 3-5
  Arnau (ESP) L 3-5
John Rodgers Men's épée B   Liang (CHN) L 4-5 3 Q   Park (KOR)
W 15-7
  Liang (CHN)
W 15-9
  Wysmierski (POL)
L 15-5
  Wong (HKG)
W 15-10
 
  Shenkevych (UKR) L 4-5
  Wysmierski (POL) W 5-3
  Francois (FRA) W 5-2
  Heaton (GBR) W 5-2
Men's foil B   Hui (HKG) L 0-5 2 Q   Latreche (FRA)
W 15-9
  Chung (HKG)
W 15-10
  Hui (HKG)
L 8-15
  Komar (UKR)
L 11-15
4
  Shenkevych (UKR) W 5-1
  Lewonowski (POL) W 5-1
  Hisakawa (JPN) W 5-3
Mario Rodriguez Men's foil A   Pender (POL) L 0-5 5 Did not advance
  Kwong (HKG) L 0-5
  Citerne (FRA) L 0-5
  Peppas (GRE) L 4-5
Men's sabre A   Pellegrini (ITA) L 1-5 3 Q   Chan (HKG)
L 11-15
Did not advance
  Fung (HKG) L 1-5
  Lipinski (GER) W 5-4
  Sanchez (ESP) W 5-2
Sean Shumate Men's épée B   Mayer (GER) L 2-5 6 Did not advance
  Lewonowski (POL) L 1-5
  Wong (HKG) L 1-5
  Latreche (FRA) L 3-5
  Alsaedi (KUW) L 4-5
Men's sabre B   Wysmierski (POL) L 0-5 7 Did not advance
  Durand (FRA) L 1-5
  Mayer (GER) L 2-5
  Szekeres (HUN) L 1-5
  Heaton (GBR) L 3-5
  Bogdos (GRE) L 1-5
Gary van der Wege Men's épée A   Maillard (FRA) L 2–5 6 Did not advance
  Pender (POL) L 0-5
  Doeme (HUN) L 1-5
  Zhang (CHN) L 4-5
  Kwong (HKG) L 3-5
Men's foil A   Zhang (CHN) L 2-5 4 Q   Zhang (CHN)
L 8-15
Did not advance
  Makowski (POL) L 1-5
  Chan (HKG) L 3-5
  Fernandez (ESP) W 5-0
  Khder (IRQ) W 5-2
John Rodgers
Sean Shumate
Gary van der Wege
Men's épée team N/A   Hong Kong (HKG)
L 37-45
5th-7th classification
  Kuwait (KUW)
L 24-45
Did not advance 7
Gerard Moreno
John Rodgers
Mario Rodriguez
Gary van der Wege
Men's foil team N/A   China (CHN)
L 29-45
5th-8th classification
  France (FRA)
L 21-45
7th-8th classification
  Spain (ESP)
W 45-6
7
Gerard Moreno
Mario Rodriguez
Sean Shumate
Men's sabre team N/A   Italy (ITA)
L 25-45
5th-7th classification
  Spain (ESP)
L 41-45
Did not advance 7

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition Score Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Kristina Alexander Women's épée A   Fan (HKG) L 0-5 5 Did not advance
  Picot (FRA) L 0-5
  Witos (POL) L 3-5
  Imeri (GER) L 3-5
Women's foil A   Krajnyak (HUN) L 0-5 5 Did not advance
  Meyer (FRA) L 1-5
  Polasik (POL) L 0-5
  Imeri (GER) L 3-5
Susan Gilmore Women's épée A   Krajnyak (HUN) L 2-5 5 Q   Trigilia (ITA)
L 13–15
Did not advance
  Polasik (POL) L 3-5
  Assmann (FRA) L 0-2
  Presutto (ITA) L 3-5
  Tani (JPN) W 5-4
Women's foil A   Fan (HKG) L 0-5 5 Did not advance
  Picot (FRA) L 0-5
  Rossek (GER) L 4-5
  Frelik (POL) W 5-2
  Tani (JPN) L 1-5
Carol Hickey Women's épée B   Chan (HKG) L 2-5 4 Q   Jana (THA)
L 1-15
Did not advance
  Jana (THA) L 1-5
  Palfi (HUN) L 2-5
  Stollwerck (GER) W 5-4
Women's foil B   Dani (HUN) L 0-5 2 Q Bye   Hassen Bey (ESP)
W 15-3
  Dani (HUN)
L 10-15
  Jana (THA)
L 5-15
4
  Stollwerck (GER) W 5-2
  Wong (HKG) W 5-3
  de Mello (BRA) W 5-0
Kristine Alexander
Susan Gilmore
Carol Hickey
Women's épée team N/A   Hungary (HUN)
L 19-45
5th-7th classification
  Germany (GER)
L 23-45
Did not advance 7
Women's foil team N/A   Hungary (HUN)
L 16-45
5th-7th classification
  Italy (ITA)
L 19-45
Did not advance 7

Wheelchair tennisEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Class Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
John Greer Open Men's singles   Lahcen (FRA)
L 2-6, 5-7
Did not advance
Jon Rydberg Open Men's singles   Pomme (BRA)
W 6-3, 6-3
  Harel (FRA)
W 6-4, 6-1
  Hall (AUS)
L 0-6, 3-6
Did not advance
Larry Quintero Open Men's singles   Kruamai (THA)
W 7-6, 6-1
  Jeremiasz (FRA)
L 1-6, 0-6
Did not advance
Stephen Welch Open Men's singles   To (JPN)
W 6-1, 6-0
  Jaroszewski (POL)
W 6-3, 6-0
  Bonaccurso (AUS)
W 6-1, 6-3
  Legner (AUT)
W 6-2, 6-3
  Ammerlaan (NED)
L 5-7, 6-1, 4-6
  Jeremiasz (FRA)
L 2-6, 4-6
John Greer
Stephen Welch
Open Men's doubles Bye   Fischer (FRA)
  Harel (FRA)
W 6-1, 6-3
  Bonaccurso (AUS)
  Hall (AUS)
L 4-6, 3-6
Did not advance
Larry Quintero
Jon Rydberg
Open Men's doubles N/A   Erni (SUI)
  Pellegrina (SUI)
W 6-0, 6-3
  Jeremiasz (FRA)
  Lahcen (FRA)
L 2-6, 4-6
Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Class Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Sharon Clark Open Women's singles   Smit (NED)
L 2-6, 3-6
Did not advance
Julia Dorsett Open Women's singles   Lu (TPE)
L 6-7, 7-5, 3-6
Did not advance
Karin Korb Open Women's singles   Kalt (SUI)
L 6-7, 2-6
Did not advance
Kaitlyn Verfuerth Open Women's singles   Lu (THA)
W 7-6, 6-0
  Siegers (GER)
L 1-6, 2-6
Did not advance
Sharon Clark
Kaitlyn Verfuerth
Open Women's doubles N/A   Perry (NZL)
  Courtier (NZL)
W 6-2, 6-2
  Ohmae (JPN)
  Yaosa (JPN)
L 5-7, 3-6
Did not advance
Karin Korb
Julia Dorsett
Open Women's doubles N/A   Hong (KOR)
  Hwang (KOR)
L 2-6, 2-6
Did not advance

QuadsEdit

Athlete Class Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Nick Taylor Open Quads singles   Humphreys (GBR)
W 6-2, 6-1
  de Beer (NED)
W 6-2, 6-2
  Wagner (USA)
L 6-7, 5-7
  van Erp (NED)
L 4-6, 6-7
David Wagner Open Quads singles   Raffaele (ITA)
W 6-2, 6-1
  Weinburg (ISR)
W 7-6, 5-7, 6-3
  Taylor (USA)
W 7-6, 7-5
  Norfolk (GBR)
L 3-6, 2-6  
Kevin Whalen Open Quads singles   Norfolk (GBR)
L 1-6, 2-6
Did not advance
Nick Taylor
David Wagner
Open Quads doubles N/A   Hunter (CAN)
  McPhate (CAN)
W 6-0, 6-3
  Eccleson (GBR)
  Norfolk (GBR)
W 6-4, 6-1  

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "2004 Athens". International Paralympic Committee. 2004. Retrieved 2009-07-24.
  2. ^ a b O'Connell, Carla (2004-09-17). "Games to Begin for 2004 U.S. Paralympic Team". United States Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2009-07-24.
  3. ^ O'Connell, Carla (2004). "Trischa Zorn Elected U.S. Flagbearer for Closing Ceremony". United States Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2009-07-24.
  4. ^ "Medal Standings ATHENS 2004 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. 2004. Retrieved 2009-07-24.
  5. ^ "2008 U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Teams to Make Traditional White House Visit on October 7". U.S. Paralympics. 2008-10-06. Retrieved 2008-11-27.
  6. ^ United States at the 2004 Athens Paralympics on paralympic.org

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