Dan McCoy, a 19-year-old forward from Cheswick, has been named to the 18-man roster for the 2014 United States Paralympic sled hockey team that will compete in Sochi, Russia, in March.
McCoy, a Pitt student, is team captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins sled hockey team. He is a Fox Chapel Area High School graduate.
As a member of the U.S. national team last winter, he won a silver medal at the International Paralympic Committee Ice Sledge World Championship in Goyang City, South Korea, and a first-place finish at the World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Calgary, Alberta.
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