Kent State Student Goes for Gold in the National Veteran Wheelchair Games

Austin Trzop is in Cincinnati to complete in the 37th National Veteran Wheelchair Games.

Trzop is a business and entrepreneurship major at Kent State University at Stark. Shortly after joining the Marines, Trzop became a paraplegic from a diving accident.

Trzop will compete in a variety of events including the air rifle and weightlifting.

The National Veteran Wheelchair Games take place July 17-22.

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POSTED: Friday, June 16, 2017 11:16 AM
Updated: Thursday, December 8, 2022 10:18 PM
Kristin Anderson