Women’s basketball was at its second Games and Australia just missed a medal

Head Coach Peter Corr and Assistant Coach Tracy York yell advice to the players of the Australian women’s wheelchair basketball team during a tense moment in the victory over the USA at the Atlanta Paralympic Games. #8 Donna Philp (nee Smith) looks on. The USA team turned the tables on Australia in the bronze medal game. It was not until 2000 that the Gliders, as the team is known, broke through for a Paralympic medal.