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JBSA competitors take medals at 2014 Warrior Games

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Nine warriors recently competed in the 2014 Warrior Games in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Sept. 28 to Oct. 4, 2014. The Joint Base San Antonio team placed in multiple sporting events, and one member took home the second highest award.

Out of the more than 200 hundred warriors who competed, U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Lara Ishikawa finished second in the Ultimate Champion competition. Ishikawa along with the rest of her teammates received numerous medals in this year's Games.

Participant awards:
Tech. Sgt. Lara Ishikawa
- 2nd place, Ultimate Champion
- 1st place, Women's 100m dash
- 5th place, Women's Open Bicycle (20km)
- 8th place, Female Rifle prone

Tech. Sgt. Leonard Anderson
- 1st place, Men's 100m Freestyle (S8)
- 2nd place, Men's 50m Backstroke
- 2nd place, Men's 50m Breaststroke (S8 class)
- 2nd place, Men's 100m Freestyle (S8)
- 3rd place, Rifle prone

Retired Staff Sgt. Daniel Crane
- 2nd place, Recurve bow
- 8th place, Rifle Prone

Retired Capt. Sarah Evans
- 2nd place, Women's 50m freestyle (S8, 9 and 10)
- 3rd place, Women's 50m Backstroke (S8, 9 and 10)

Staff Sgt. August O'Neill
- 1st place, Men's 50m Backstroke (S5, 7 and 9)
- 1st place, Men's 100m Freestyle (S7 and 9)
- 1st place, Men's 50m Breaststroke (S8 class)

Scott Palomino                              
- 2nd place, Men's Shot Put 43/44
- 2nd place, Men's Discus Throw 43/44

Staff Sgt. Seth Pena
- 1st place, pistol
- 18th place, compound bow