SSG JEN LEE
Event: Sled Hockey Goalie
Hometown: San Francisco
High school: Westmoor High School, Daly City, Calif.
College: University of Incarnate Word, Chaminade University
Career field: Aviation
SSG Jen Lee discovered sled hockey while rehabilitating from a 2009motorcycle accident and worked his way into a spot in goal for theU.S. Paralympic sled hockey squad that will compete at the 2014Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. An above the left kneeamputee, he rehabbed with Operation Comfort at Brooke Army MedicalHospital in San Antonio, where the journey began. Along the way,Lee helped Team USA secure gold and silver medals at the 2012 and2013 Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships. He also is a mainstayin goal for the San Antonio Rampage sled hockey team.
CAREER COACHING HIGHLIGHTS
2014 Paralymic Gold medal, Sled Hockey, Sochi, Russia
2013 Silver2013 Silver medal, Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships,
Goyang City, South Korea
2013 Silver medal, World Sledge Hockey Challenge, Toronto, Ontario,
2013 Helped Team USA win USA Hockey Sled Cup, Indian Trail, N.C.
2012 Gold medal, Ice Sledge Hockey World Championships, Hamar,
2011 Third place, World Sledge Hockey Challenge, London, Ontario,
2011 Third place, Japan Para Ice Sledge Hockey Championships, Nagano,
2006-07 Played basketball for Chaminade University
2004 Named Most Inspirational Player on Westmoor basketball team
2003 Helped Westmoor win district track & field title
2003 Named Most Improved Player on Westmoor basketball team
“I think a lot of my friends from back in high school in San Francisco will be saying, ‘Hey, you can be one of the first
Paralympic representatives from our school.’ Operation Comfort started me. There are so many people to name who
want us to be there. To them, it’s like a big accomplishment