Wounded Warrior softball plays hard

Tuesday - 5/24/2011, 10:41am EDT

David Van Sleet, General Manager, Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team

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Spring is the time of year that many community softball teams come out of winter hibernation, but one team in has overcome tremendous adversity to make it to the field. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team is made up of men who were injured while serving in the military. David Van Sleet is general manager and head coach of the team. He joins us to talk about how the team came to be and where you can watch them play.

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