Name: Josie Aslakson
Sport: Wheelchair Basketball
Classification: 1.0
Height: 5-4
Weight: 127
DOB: 9/14/1995
Birthplace: Edina, Minn.
Hometown: Jordan, Minn.
High School: Jordan High School (Jordan, Minn.) ‘14
College: New York University ‘18, Dramatic Writing
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – 6th
  • Years of competition: 2018
Personal: Aslakson discovered basketball at the age of 13 at the Courage Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota after seeing the basketball team practice while she was at an archery lesson. The Minnesota native was involved in a car crash at the age of five that caused her to be paralyzed from the waist down. She played basketball at Jordan High School before attending the University of Texas at Arlington where she played for the Lady Movin’ Mavs. She ultimately transferred to New York University to study dramatic writing....Daughter of Theodore Aslakson and Becky Miller…Hobbies include writing, film and traveling.