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Texas returns to Tampa

By The herd, 01/18/24, 11:15PM CST


Stampede look to go for a second championship in as many weeks

The Texas Stampede Wheelchair rugby team is gearing up for a thrilling weekend at the Tampa Invitational, they are set to face formidable domestic and international competition. Coach Gabriel Garcia expressed optimism, stating, "We are going up against some tough opponents, and we are looking forward to the challenge." Emphasizing the importance of the tournament, Garcia added, "This weekend will be a good chance for us to work more on our team's cohesiveness and communication."

The Stampede enters the Tampa Invitational with momentum after a victorious weekend at the Bash at the Bay. Their recent triumph showcased the team's resilience and skill, setting a positive tone for the upcoming competition. Coach Garcia's strategic approach and focus on teamwork have played a pivotal role in the Stampede's success, fostering a determined spirit among the players.

Looking ahead, the Texas Stampede has its eyes set on defending the national championship in May of this year. As they embark on the journey to secure another title, the team is committed to honing their abilities, building on the lessons learned from both victories and challenges. With Coach Gabriel Garcia at the helm, the Texas Stampede continues to prove itself as a force to be reckoned with in the world of wheelchair rugby.  

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