A 19-point performance by Alexis Prince helped the United States advance to the semifinal round of the U18 FIBA Americas tournament after a 87-36 win over Colombia on Friday in Gurabo, Puerto Rico. The win also qualified Team USA for the 2013 U19 World Championship in Lithuania next July.
ORLANDO, FL - To say the U18 National Team dominated in Thursday’s exhibition game against Brazil would be an understatement. The U.S. held Brazil scoreless until the 7:56 mark of the second quarter en route to a 97-36 victory hosted at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports in Orlando.
Highlights of the U18 National Team game the against Brazilian National Team. Features Brittney Sykes, Breanna Stewart, Allisha Gray, Morgan Tuck, Lexie Brown, Alexis Prince and Jannah Tucker. USA wins 97-36.
Three players who didn't make the U17 World Championship Team found redemption today when their number was called for the U18 National Team. Allisha Gray (Washington County HS), Kendall Cooper (St. Anthony H.S.) and Jannah Tucker (New Town H.S.) all survived an even stiffer group of competition to make the U18 National Team roster of 12.