Plenty to see at Suwanee TOC as Tennessee Pride puts out the Fire
The Suwanee Tournament of Champions presented by Allstar Girls Report, held July 5-8 at the Suwanee Sports Academy in Suwanee, Georgia, gave college coaches plenty to see with future Division One talent running from middle school ranks through rising the senior class. While there was a heavier concentration of colleges (about 240 in all) represented from the South and East, there were numerous schools from the West and Midwest represented here to see the 128-team event.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Held May 31-June 1 at the beautiful Multiplex next to historic Cramton Bowl, the 2014 Capital Cool event was physically situated in Montgomery, Alabama, very close to the state capitol building. However, when it came to domination, it was all metro-Atlanta, Ga., winning the three most prestigious divisions.
MASON, Ohio -- The Indy Lady Gym Rats Silver took home top honors last weekend in the Elite Division of the 2014 edition of the Midwest Showdown, hosted by the All Ohio Club and held May 24-26 in Mason, Ohio (just north of Cincinnati).
This year's prestigious Marques Jackson Division of the Boo Williams Nike Invitational held in Hampton, Virginia, on the April 25-27 weekend was captured by the host Boo Williams Summer League (BWSL) 15U. About half the 32-team field (players entering their junior year this fall and younger) consisted of Nike-sponsored teams with the rest from independent clubs from all over the country. As such, college coaches from the all over the USA were present monitoring this event as well as the early rounds of the Nike Girls Elite Youth Basketball League involving girls entering their s
ORLANDO, Fla. -- To judge by the decibel levels, the cacaphonous shrieks of a multitude of teenage girls, One Direction's Harry Styles was in the house this weekend -- the HP Field House at Walt Disney World's ESPN Wide World of Sports near Orlando, to be exact.
IRVINE, Calif. - If you are not already a fan of girls' basketball, first of all you are crazy! Second, the Schollyme All World Game held at Concordia University April 19 would have changed your mind. The game showcased some of the young women hoopers from around the globe. It was an electric environment, and both the SchollyMe Black and SchollyMe White teams put on a show.
Editor's Note: While the eyes of the nation's women's basketball fans have been riveted on college conference tournaments over the past two weeks, there has been some impressive hoops on display at the high school level going on at the same time and Full Court's analysts have been on hand to capture it for our readers. John McGraw covered the eight state championships in the Florida High School Tournament and brings us his take on some of the top talent on display there.
AUSTIN,Texas- This was going to be a storybook finish no matter how the game ended. Duncanville High School girls' basketball was on a winning streak of 105 games which included back-to-back Texas state Division 5A championships; they were looking to extend that winning run, as well as to cement the state title three-peat. Manvel, the underdog who had lost earlier this season after being up by double digits, was on a streak of its own since a 30-point loss to Whitney Young in December.