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by Sarah Phipps and Chris Landsberger Modified: April 18, 2013 at 12:26 pm •  Published: July 20, 2010

Last week athletes from all of the world met in Edmond for the 2010 Sitting Volleyball World Championships. Here are some pictures from the event.

UCO / U.S. / USA / UNITED STATES / CELEBRATION: USA's Kari Miller (10) and Nichole Millage celebrates a point during the 2010 Sitting Volleyball World Championships Women's gold medal match between USA and China, Sunday, July 18, 2010, at the University of Central Oklahoma, in Edmond, Okla. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman.      ORG XMIT: KOD
UCO / U.S. / USA / UNITED STATES / CELEBRATION: USA's Kari Miller (10) and Nichole Millage celebrates a point during the 2010 Sitting Volleyball World Championships Women's gold medal match between USA and China, Sunday, July 18, 2010, at the University of Central Oklahoma, in Edmond, Okla. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman. ORG XMIT: KOD
UCO: Brent Rasmussen sets the ball during a match against China at the Sitting Volleyball World Championships at Hamilton Field House on the University of Central Oklahoma campus in Edmond, Okla. Sunday, July 11, 2010.  Photo by Miranda Grubbs, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD
UCO: Brent Rasmussen sets the ball during a match against China at the Sitting Volleyball World Championships at Hamilton Field House on the University of Central Oklahoma campus in Edmond, Okla. Sunday, July 11, 2010. Photo by Miranda Grubbs, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD
UCO: Prosthetics sit against chairs as the USA women take on Japan during the 2010 World Championships of Sitting Volleyball at the University of Central Oklahoma on Monday, July 12, 2010, in Edmond, Okla.   Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD
UCO: Prosthetics sit against chairs as the USA women take on Japan during the 2010 World Championships of Sitting Volleyball at the University of Central Oklahoma on Monday, July 12, 2010, in Edmond, Okla. Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD
UCO / U.S. / USA / UNITED STATES: Iran's Ramezan Salehihajikolaei celebrates during the 2010 Sitting Volleyball World Championships Men's gold medal match between Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sunday, July 18, 2010, at the University of Central Oklahoma, in Edmond, Okla. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman.      ORG XMIT: KOD
UCO / U.S. / USA / UNITED STATES: Iran's Ramezan Salehihajikolaei celebrates during the 2010 Sitting Volleyball World Championships Men's gold medal match between Iran and Bosnia-Herzegovina, Sunday, July 18, 2010, at the University of Central Oklahoma, in Edmond, Okla. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman. ORG XMIT: KOD

See photos from the gold medal matches here

See photos from Saturday matches

– Sarah Phipps


by Sarah Phipps
Photographer
Born in Missouri, Sarah Phipps graduated of Northwest Missouri State University with a degree in Mass Communication and French in 1999. After an internship with the St. Joe News-press, Sarah moved to Oklahoma for a full-time job at the...
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by Chris Landsberger
Assistant Photography Editor
Chris Landsberger is a native of Oklahoma and, as a photographer, has been able to travel coast to coast and everywhere in between to cover news for the last 13 years. He has been a part history that included coverage of Oklahoma City bomber...
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