Franchize All Stars Memorial Day Tournament-Houston, TX
With many players having to make up “bad weather” days, the Houston event packed in a lot of games in a two day period. The Texas D1 Ambassadors-Houston had to cancel their Chicago trip but finished the local event 5-2, while nursing injuries and kids attending prom, graduation etc.
Texas D1 Ambassadors 69 Gulf Coast Blue Chips-Will 56
Balanced scoring was the order of the day as 2012 Alex Caruso had 13 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists; 2013 Johnathan Motley had 9 points, 12 rebounds and 3 blocks; 2012 Chase Brogna had 10 points and 3 assists; and 2012 Maurice Letcher-Ellis had 9 points & 4 rebounds.
Texas D1 Ambassadors 87 D Gib Hoops 63
Texas D1 Ambassadors 84 Texas Airmen 73
Texas D1 was led by 2012 F Maurice Letcher-Ellis of Houston Yates who had 18 points and 7 rebounds. 2011 Keynan Willis of Crosby had 16 points & 11 rebounds, Johnathan Motley had 10 points and 8 rebounds. Chase Brogna had 12 points and 7 assists, while Joshua Hagins had 8 points and 8 assists.
Gulf Coast Elite-Jackson 77 Texas D1 Ambassadors 59
For the most part, the guys were a no show in this one. Motley had 14 to lead the way in the stinging defeat.