The Nassau Thunderbolts competed at the National Boccia Championships this past July 23-28th in San Antonio , Texas.
It was by far the furthest domestic destination the team has competed in causing Coaches Troy McPherson & Ken Siderine to drive across the country for 4 days with the team equipment/luggage/power wheelchairs & all other essentials needed to ensure safe arrival to San Antonio.
The rest of the team flew from NY to San Antonio on 7/23.
The team competed in two divisions: Team/Pair play AND Individual play.
Team/ Pair play competed first seeing Pair:
Pair : Charlie Fleisch /Danny Dalton won a silver medal
Team : Brian Zacarias/Keith Haarmann won a Silver Medal
Team: Rafael de Jesus won a Gold Medal
In Individual Play:
Charlie Fleisch – Silver
Brian Zacarias- Bronze