The D-1 Nation is out of the gate with a fury having won the Great American Shootout in Huntsville, The Battle of the South in Jackson, MS and a Kansas City, MO event as well. Tomorrow morning 5 of our groups will be headed across the country.
April 16-18th marks the live recruiting period for the girls and Coach Fonzell Martin takes his 17U Texas D-1 Ambassadors/Austin Elite group to Frisco, TX while Coach Billy James and his gals head to the Hoosier State for an invitation only event in Fort Wayne, IN. Safe travels to all.
Two prominent groups of boys will be in Little Rock, AR for the Real Deal On The Rock. Coach Ted Hutchins bring his loaded Mississippi D-1 Ambassadors to town while Coach Greg Holmes fresh off a battle of the South Championship brings the New Orleans D-1 Ambassadors to town with intent on putting the hurt on some folks.
Coach Max Ivany will take his smorgasbord Texas D-1 Ambassadors crew to the Pump Brothers Tournament in Denver, Colorado. The roster for this event is as follows:
2011 PG 6’0″ Dylan Elias San Antonio Taft
2011 PG 5’11” Deon Mitchell Pflugerville
2011 G 6’5″ Jaleel Williams Killeen Ellison
2010 P 7’0″ David Hahn Prep
2012 W 6’4″ Alex Caruso A&M Consolidated
2011 W 6’8″ Reinier Strobos New Braunfels Canyon
2011 G 6’2″ Jake Kocher Austin St. Michael’s
2010 W 6’7″ Andre Roberson Converse Wagner
2011 W 6’4″ Jalen Washington Pflugerville Hendrickson
We arrive in Denver at 8:30 AM tomorrow and the kids will take two whirlwind unofficial visits to the campuses of Northern Colorado (Big Sky) in Greeley & to Colorado (Big XII) in Boulder.