BlazeSports’ Hawks hit the road

BlazeSports’ Atlanta Junior Wheelchair Hawks are on the road this first weekend in December. 

The three-time defending National Champion Prep Team travels to Chicago to complete in the Holiday Tournament sponsored by the Rockford Park and Recreation Department.  The weekend tournament just  outside of  the Windy City will give the Hawks an early look at some of the best Prep teams in the country, including the Grand Rapids Jr. Pacers (MI), the RHI Mini Pacers (IN), the Chicago Skyhawks, the LWSRA Rolling Falcons (IL), the Milwaukee Heat and the GLASA Wave (IL).

Seven teams are divided into two pools. The Hawks will go head to head with Grand Rapids and RHI on Saturday.  Sunday’s games will be based on Saturday’s results.

Holiday Tournament Teams

Pool A

Pool B

Team 1  Atlanta Hawks

Team 1  Chicago Skyhawks

Team 2  Grand Rapids Jr Pacers

Team 2  LWSRA Rolling Falcons

Team 3  RHI Mini Pacers

Team 3  Milwaukee Heat

 

Team 4   Glasa Wave

BlazeSports’ Hawks Varsity Team is traveling to Houston Texas for the Metal and Muscle Expo – a multi-sport event that includes a wheelchair basketball tournament.  The Varsity team will face the Houston and Dallas teams, both top 10 Varsity teams and for an additional challange face the D3 adult team.  The Varsity squad has four games on Saturday (see below).  Their Sunday schedule will be based on Saturday’s results.

9:00am – Game 1 – TIRR vs. Hawks
11:00am – Game 2 – Austin (D3) vs. Hawks
3:00pm – Game 3 – Dallas vs. Hawks 
6:00pm – Game 4 – Brooks (D3) vs. Hawks

Results and pics to follow!

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