2017 York Ballers pictured above
u16s began the tourney Friday night w/ a lopsided win against Staten Island Stingrays- Jalen Gabbidon leading the way with 26 points and Matt Mancusco a double double showing- 18 and 12rebs. Saturday they beat PYO by a large margin with Donovan Catchings 12 points and 5 assists., Evan Czulada 9 points 6 rebounds & Jacq Casiano posted 19points. Advancing to the Sweet 16, the 2017 team took out Primetime Ballers by 23 points paced by Mason Bosserts 21points and Jared Achtebergs 14points, 8 rebs and 4 assists.
Onto the ELITE 8, we faced one of the best teams in the 16 year old division- Pittsburgh TTG. we defeated the Adidas sponsored team with Brandon McGlynn’s 14 points, 6 assists and Dearius Browns 14 points and 8 boards. Unfortunately, we ran out of gas in the Final 4 to take a 6 point loss. The first 2 tournaments of the season our 2017’s get to the FINAL 4- AGAME Supershootout and Hoopgroups Spring Jamfest. Onto Mid Atlantic Districts this weekend and than to Hoopgroup Pittsburgh.
U17s began the April live event with a win over Crusader Nation Friday night. They advanced to the round of 32 to face off w/ BSA. After a rough start they went onto the Sweet 16 to receive their first loss against Castle. They entered the 2nd round consolation bracket on Sunday. They defeated the NJ Roadrunners in triple ot via Jason Rebuck’s winning free throws to advance onto the final bracket game. The 2016’s suffered their 2nd loss of the tourney against Team Takeover.