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Canada's Liam Hickey keeps his eye on the ball while maneuvering during 2015 Parapan Am men's wheelchair basketball action in Toronto on August 8, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Canadian Paralympic Committee, Dan Galbraith

Fresh off Parapan medal, Newfoundland teen aims to be a two-sport Paralympian

Within days of rolling off the basketball court in Toronto with a silver medal around his neck, Liam Hickey was gliding onto the ice on his sledge in Calgary. It's been a big summer for the 17-year-old from St. John's, N.L. In the last two weeks, Hickey has taken significant steps towards his goal of becoming a two-sport Paralympian for Canada. The Parapan Am Games in Toronto were Hickey's first…