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Charlottesville Cardinals Ranked #16 In Latest National Poll

| November 14, 2014

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO–The latest national rankings announced today by the National Wheelchair Basketball Association lists the Charlottesville Cardinals wheelchair basketball team as #16 in it’s Top Twenty announcement.

Defending national champion, the New York Rollin’ Knicks, slipped to #3 behind the Dallas Movin’ Mavericks after the Mavericks beat the Knicks in October.  The Milwaukee Wheelchair Bucks moved up from #3 to #2.

The NWBA Top Twenty rankings:

1. Dallas Movin’ Mavericks

2. Milwaukee Wheelchair Bucks

3. New York Rollin’ Knicks

4. Golden State (CA) Road Warriors

5. Atlanta Shepherd Stealers

6. Orlando Magic Wheels

7.  Austin Rec’ers

8.  University of Arizona (Men’s)

9. Grand Rapids (MI) Pacers

10. Chicago RIC Hornets

11. Albuquerque Kings

12. Utah Wheelin’ Jazz

13. Los Angeles. Clippers

14. San Diego Wolfpack

15. Las Vegas Silver Bandits

16. Charlottesville Cardinals

17. Birmingham (AL) Lakeshore Storm

18. Chicago Wheelchair Bulls

19. California Possibilities Rolling Bears

20. San Diego Sabres

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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!