Mililani native to compete in this year's Army Warrior GamesUPDATED 8:27 AM HST Jun 18, 2014Video Transcript
year's Army Warrior Trials at West Point. He was injured after being ejected from a Humvee -- while deployed in Afghanistan. He joins us LIVE ... ...from West Point, New York with more. Good morning! Tell us about the US Army Warrior Trials. Athletes Tell us about the US Army Warrior Trials. Athletes from the Army, Air Force and Marines compete in archery, cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and field and wheelchair basketball tournaments here at West Point. The trial helps determine which athletes will compete at the Warrior Games this fall in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Each athlete competing has sustained an illness or injury. What is your particular illness or injury? Sustained traumatic brain injury, facial fractures, crushed pelvis, spinal damage, fractured hip, fractured hip socket, dislocated femur and severe nerve damage when ejected from Humvee during a rollover in 2007 while deployed to Afghanistan What are your long-term goals ? What role has sports and competition played in your recovery? Connection to Hawaii? Who has supported you in your training?