Eight Army veterans competing on U.S. Paralympic Team

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By Gary Sheftick
Army News Service

An active-duty Soldier and seven Army veterans are competing this week in the Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

Staff Sgt. Jen Lee of the U.S. Army World Class Athlete Program is backup goalie for the USA sled hockey team that beat Italy, 5-1, and Korea, 3-0, over the weekend and faces Russia Tuesday.

Army veterans on Team USA include:

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FG_AUTHORS: via Fort Gordon PAO

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