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Steven Toyoji, right, a member of the nationally ranked wheelchair rugby team sponsored by the Riekes Center in North Fair Oaks, took second place in the 1,500-meter run at the Paralympics Track & Field National Championships, held June 20-22 at the College of San Mateo.

Toyoji also finished third in the 200- and 400-meter dash, fourth in the 100-meter dash, and fifth in the 800-meter run.

A rugby teammate, Nick Smith (not pictured) competed at the paralympics event for the first time in the discus throw.

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