Asya Miller

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Asya Miller Lapper (born 1979, Lapeer, Michigan) is a multiple medalist in goalball who was nominated for ESPY Award in 2009.[1] Her visual impairment is caused by Stargardt disease. She has also competed in various throwing events, like discus, besides goalball.[2] Her wife is fellow goalballer Jen Armbruster.[3]

The following is the American roster in the women's goalball tournament of the 2012 Summer Paralympics.[4]

No. Player Age
1 Jen Armbruster 37
2 Amanda Dennis 18
3 Lisa Czechowski 33
4 Asya Miller 33
5 Robin Theryoung 33
6 Jordan Walters 23

The following is the United States roster in the women's goalball tournament of the 2016 Summer Paralympics.[5]

No. Player Class Date of birth (age)
1 Jen Armbruster B1 (1975-02-12)12 February 1975 (aged 41)
3 Lisa Czechowski B2 (1979-05-29)29 May 1979 (aged 37)
4 Asya Miller B3 (1979-10-16)16 October 1979 (aged 36)
5 Amanda Dennis B2 (1994-02-05)5 February 1994 (aged 22)
7 Eliana Mason B2 (1995-09-01)1 September 1995 (aged 21)
9 Marybai Huking B2 (1996-11-11)11 November 1996 (aged 19)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Team USA bio". Teamusa.org. Retrieved 2013-12-04.
  2. ^ Ramsey, David (2009-08-01). "Colorado Springs Gazette for August 1, 2009". Gazette.com. Retrieved 2013-12-04.
  3. ^ U.S. Paralympics (2012-08-03). "Oregon Live". Oregon Live. Retrieved 2013-12-04.
  4. ^ "Women's Goalball – Team Rosters – United States". London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 21 October 2012.
  5. ^ "Women's Goalball – Team Rosters – United States". Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 19 September 2016.