In the 16U pool the Carolina Celtics took to the court in pool play at 1:30 on Saturday. The Celtics faced Suffolk Blazers Select squad and took care of business down the stretch culminating in a 62-41 victory. Their second pool game of the tournament came later on in the day at 6:00 when they went up against Nike Team Florida (15U) Gold. The Celtics again came away victorious 62-53 ending day one of the Super Showcase with a 2-0 record.
In previous action July 10th-15th, in 15U pool play the Columbia Hoyas came away with a 1-2 record.
Special thanks goes out to Celtics head coach Jonathan Campbell for keeping us informed on the Celtics progress throughout the weekend. We will have more in depth stories with the Celtics in the coming week so stay tuned.
Also be on the lookout for coverage of the South Carolina Ravens 17U squad as head coach Dion Bethea's team looks to make big things happen in Orlando as well when pool play begins for them on Tuesday.