After going 2-0 and defeating Matei Day HS (CA) and Hunting Park Warriors (Pa) in pool play. We turned around and dropped our next pool game to the Texas Cagers and blew a 14 point lead in the quaterfinals to Team Jennings (CA). Although we didn’t take home the gold, Vegas was still a productive trip for a few of our players Marquise Moore, Cavon Baker, Will Davis, Stefon Williams and Kevin Coyle all played solid overall in tournament. With Jaleel Charles and steadily improving rising sophomore big man Isaiah Manderson showing flashes of what the future will look like for our program.
To top things off Clyde “The Glide” Drexler and over 25 NCAA Division 1 Coaches were in attendance to see the boys compete against a very good and well coached Team Jennings AAU Program Sponsored by Under Amour and NBA Star Brandon Jennings in the first round of Platinum Division’s Bracket play in Fab 48 tournament.
We finish the 2011 July Live period playing in the End of the Summer Classic sponsored by Hoop Group and New Heights July 31, 2011 @ Albright College Reading, PA. We play NJ Shore Shots 2:20pm Bollman Court 4 in the Gold Bracket.