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Lisa Czechowski

Goalball

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  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
TwitterFacebookName: Lisa Czechowski
Sport: Para Goalball
Current Residence: Tucson, AZ
College: DeSales University

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games - 8th place
  • 2008 Paralympic Games - gold
  • 2004 Paralympic Games - silver
  • 2000 Paralympic Games - silver (discus), 6th (goalball)
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 Malmo Ladies Intercup – Silver medalist, Goalball
  • 2012 Pajulahti Games – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2011 Parapan American Games – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2011 London Prepares Goalball Test Event – Bronze medalist, Goalball
    • 2011 Pajulahti Games – Silver medalist, Goalball
    • 2010 IBSA World Championships – Silver medalist, Goalball
    • 2010 USABA Goalball Nationals – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2009 IBSA Pan American Games – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2009 Malmo Ladies Intercup – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2008 USABA Goalball Nationals - Most Valuable Player
    • 2008 Malmo Ladies Intercup – Gold medal, Goalball
    • 2008 Awarded Town of Boonton Proclamation
    • 2007 International Goalball Classic (IGC) – Silver medalist, Goalball
    • 2007 Malmo Ladies Intercup – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2007 USABA Goalball Nationals – All Tournament Team
    • 2006 IBSA World Championships – Bronze medalist, Goalball
    • 2006 Malmo Ladies Intercup – Bronze medalist, Goalball
    • 2005 Pan American Games – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2004 Athens Paralympic Games – Silver medalist, Goalball
    • 2004 Malmo Ladies InterCup – Gold medal, Goalball
    • 2004 Awarded Town of Boonton Proclamation
  • • 2004 Awarded a Resolution from Morris County
  • • 2004 Awarded a Crystal Apple by New York City Mayor Bloomberg
    • 2004 Grand Marshall for the Town of Boonton Christmas Parade
    • 2003 Malmo Ladies InterCup – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2002 Featured in “Sports Illustrated, Faces In The Crowd”
    • 2002 IBSA World Championships – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2002 Named “Top Scorer” of the World Goalball Championships
    • 2001 Salt Lake City Olympic Winter Games Torch Relay – Princeton, N.J.
    • 2001 III IBSA Pan American Games – Gold medalist, Goalball and Discus
    • 2001 British Blind Sports Invitational Goalball Tournament – Gold medalist, Goalball
    • 2001 Malmo Ladies InterCup – Bronze medalist, Goalball
    • 2001 Threw out first pitch for the New Jersey Jackals AAA Baseball Team
    • 2000 Sydney Paralympic Games – Silver medalist F12 Discus
    • 2000 Sydney Paralympic Games – 6th Place in Goalball
    • 2000 American record in Athletics – Discus B2/F12
    • 2000 British Blind Sports Invitational Goalball Tournament – Silver medalist, Goalball
    • 2000 Malmo Ladies InterCup – Silver medalist, Goalball
    • 2000 Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Championships – first place in discus (new school record
    for DeSales University)
    • 2000 Awarded Town of Boonton Proclamation
    • 1999 British Blind Sports Invitational Goalball Tournament – Silver medalist, Goalball
    • 1999 II IBSA Pan American Games – Gold medal, Javelin and Silver medalist, Shot Put and Discus
    (American Record)m, Goalball; also competed in shot put
    • 1998 USABA National Track and Field Championships – Gold medalist, Discus
    • 1998 10th Annual British Blind Sports Goalball Tournament – Bronze medalist, Goalball
    • 1997 USABA National Track and Field Championships – Gold medalist, Discus F12
    • 1997 USABA National Goalball Championships – named All-American
    • 1996 USABA National Goalball Championships – Gold medalist
    • 1996 Atlanta Paralympic Games – First alternate for the U.S. Women’s Goalball Team

Fun Facts: Daughter of David and Barbara Banta, Lisa has two brothers, Kevin and Chris; Married to Jacob Czechowski, her hobbies include reading, listening to music, playing board games,
and playing sports.

Learn more: 
US Para Goalball