2009 BlazeSports U.S. Boccia Nationals

Aug. 06, 2009, 6:19 p.m. (ET)

ATLANTA, Ga.--Twenty-five athletes from across the country competed for the title of national champion at the 2009 BlazeSports U.S. Boccia Nationals, held July 17-19 at the Georgia Tech Campus Recreation Center.

Three intense days of competition saw champions crowned in four classifications (BC1, BC2, BC3 and BC4), as well as pairs and team divisions.  Complete results are as follows:

1st - T.J. Hawker
2nd - Andy Olivarez
3rd - Keith Haarmann

1st - Elizabeth Flora-Swick
2nd - A.B. Anwar
3rd - Chris Ludwig

1st - Austin Hanson
2nd - Charlie Fleisch
3rd - Sam Williams
4th - Howard Cohen

1st - Margie Kassel
2nd - Alex Spitzer

1st - Boccia Warriors
2nd - Team USA
3rd - Nassau Thunderbolts

1st - Sunflower Boccia & Florida
2nd - Kansas City Power & Speed
3rd - Nassau Thunderbolts

For more information and to see photos from the competition, visit http://www.blazesports.com.