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Charlottesville Cardinals Remain Ranked 12th In Latest National Ranking

| February 17, 2015

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO–The Charlottesville Cardinals wheelchair basketball team retained in 12th-ranked status in the latest national rankings released by the National Wheelchair Basketball Association today.  The Dallas Movin’ Mavericks also retained their #1 spot in the NWBA’s Championship Division poll.

The biggest surprise in the rankings saw the Chicago RIC Hornets jump four places from 11th to 7th, while the Grand Rapids Pacers mirrored their move by tumbling four spots, from 7th to 11th.

The Cardinals travel to Orlando, Florida this weekend where they will face the #6 Atlanta Shepherd Stealers and the #10 Orlando Magic Wheels.

NWBA Championship Division Top 20

 1. Dallas Movin’ Mavericks
  2. Milwaukee Wheelchair Bucks
  3. NY Rollin’ Knicks
  4.  University of Arizona Wildcats
  5.  Golden State Road Warriors
  6.  Atlanta Shepherd Stealers
  7.  Chicago RIC Hornets
  8.  Austin Rec’ers       
  9. Albuquerque Kings
10. Orlando Magic Wheels
11. Grand Rapids Pacers
12. Charlottesville Cardinals
13. Seattle Sonics
14. Utah Wheelin’ Jazz
15. San Diego Wolfpack
16. Birmingham Lakeshore Storm
17. California Nor Cal Skyhawks
18. Las Vegas Silver Bandits
19. L.A. Clippers
20. California Possibilities Rolling Bears

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About the Cardinals

The Charlottesville Cardinals are a nationally ranked wheelchair basketball team based in Charlottesville, VA. The team was formed in 1980 to provide athletes with disabilities an opportunity for exercise and competitive recreation as well as to educate the general public concerning the capabilities of individuals with disabilities. Since its formation, over 375 area athletes with disabilities have participated with the Cardinals and they have performed in front of over 75,000 people across the U.S. and Canada.

Please browse the website to learn more about us. For a current roster and team statistics, visit the team page. To see the Cardinals in action, see our media page or look at the event schedule and see us in person. If you have any questions or would like to schedule the Cardinals for a demonstration, please contact our team coordinator via the contact page. Thanks for visiting!