Current Residence: Tomball, Texas
PERSONAL: Born Gary Lee Franklin, Jr. in Houston, Texas on Aug. 18, 1978… Goes by Josh... Josh graduated from Tomball High School in 1996… He currently serves as a counselor at various camps for disabled athletes and as a motivational speaker… He has participated in both the San Jose Games and the Endeavor Games… Josh likes country music and his favorite professional team in the Dallas Cowboys.
MAJOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION: 2010 – Helped the U.S. Men's Sitting Team to 10th place at Sitting World Championships in Oklahoma... Parapan American Championship in Denver, Colo. (Silver Medal)...WOWD World Cup in Port Said, Egypt (Fifth Place). 2007 – Parapan American Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Silver Medal). 2006 – Sitting Volleyball World Championships in Roermond, Netherlands.
INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS: 2010 – Josh played in five sets at the Sitting World Championshiops and tallied 2 digs, 0.29 per set.
Updated Nov. 22, 2010