AW2 Weekly Digest May 10-14

  • AW2 Veteran Joseph Briseno Jr. is featured in an Associated Press article about his Family’s dedication to taking care of him.
  • WTC Commander BG Gary Cheek was featured in a Defense News article about looking to the future of the Warrior Games.
  • AW2 Veteran Jackie Christian, featured in the Beacon Journal, participated in a Pegasus Farms program that’s helps sight-impaired participants work with horses to gain independence.
  • AW2 Veteran Nick Edinger, featured in Mail Tribune, discussed how his strength and resolve helped him survive a tragic ordeal.
  • AW2 Soldier SGT Brendan M. Ferreira, featured SouthCoastToday.com, discussed being upbeat during a grueling recovery.
  • AW2 Soldier SPC Noah Galloway, featured in Birmingham News, returned to the place where he lost two limbs.
  • AW2 Soldier LTC Marc Hoffmeister, featured in Military Times, won’t let injury end his career or limit his goals.
  • AW2 Soldier WO1 Johnathan Holsey, featured in Army News, discussed becoming a motivation for others and the Warrior Games.
  • AW2 Soldier SFC Jacque Keeslar, featured in Los Angeles Times, discussed the healing aspect of competing in the Warrior Games.
  • AW2 Soldiers SFC Jacque Keeslar and SGT Robert Price are featured in a Defense News article about the Warrior Games.
  • AW2 Soldier SGT Daniel Lopez, featured in The Virginian-Pilot, discussed training for the first Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, CO.
  • AW2 Soldier SGT Michael Lukow was featured in The Gazette in an article about the Warrior Games becoming a pipeline for the Paralympics.
  • AW2 Veteran Brendan Marrocco is featured in two CBS News stories about his injury, recovery, Family, and “The American Spirit.”
  • AW2 Veteran William Mobley, featured in Public Opinion, participated in a Letterkenny turkey hunt with other wounded warriors.
  • AW2 Soldier SGT Robert Price, featured in Army News, was given the honor of carrying the torch at the Warrior Games because he made sure other Soldiers had the opportunity to compete.
  • AW2 Soldier CPL Ryan Shurtleff, featured in Coastal Courier, discussed his injury, recovery, and the Warrior Games.
  • AW2 Soldier SFC Justin Widhalm, featured in the Colorado Springs Gazette and KXRM-TV, discussed competing in the Warrior Games.

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