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April 1st – 2nd Weekend Tournament Recap

17U Cavs finished as the Silver Champions this past weekend in the Big Shots DC Team Durant at the Maret School


Loudoun County, VA / Washington DC –  Eight of the NOVA Cavalier teams were in action this weekend in the DMV area.

11U, 13U-Sullender, 13U-Holcombe, 14U, 15U-Malone, 15U-Lin and 16U-Dashti all participated in FLEXX Basketball Spring Kick-off Classic in Loudoun, VA.  Both the 13U teams finished first in pool-play, before each of them bowing out in the semifinal despite a strong 3-1 record for the tournament.  15U-Lin team played well and finished 4-0 for the weekend, while the 16U-Dashti’s team earned the Tournament Champions at the 10th/11th grade Boys division with a combined 3-1 record.

17U Cavs entered into the Big Shots DC Team Durant event at Maret School in Washington DC.  Coach Gray-Mendes had an terrific opening weekend, finished as the Tournament Runner-up and Silver Champions.  Greg Rowson (Robinson) and newcomer Cleo Green (Freedom South-Riding) each had strong performances, contributing to the 17U team’s successful first tournament as a group.

Next weekend, most of the teams in the NOVA Cavs organization will participate in BRYC Open Classic or Big Time Hoops DC Live at NEW 24.

Go Cavs!


Game Results from the weekend:

11U DeSenti

20-53 Loss to D1SA Spartans – Williams

42-49 Loss to Chantilly Elite

34-41 Loss to Campus – RED

13U Sullender

54-63 Loss to Campus – 7th Brown (Semifinal)

41-35 Win over LBA Grey

45-20 Win over Catoctin Vikings

46-18 Win over Catoctin Silver

13U Holcombe

Loss to LBA Grey (Semifinal)

58-50 Win over Campus – 7th Brown

52-27 Win over Catoctin Silver

38-27 Win over LBA Grey

14U Ruzic

29-37 Loss to FLEXX Thunder

51-56 Loss to Loudoun Xtreme

52-63 Loss to Chantilly Elite

15U Malone

44-17 Win over Team Phoenix

29-52 Loss to NOVA 94ft Orange

39-46 Loss to Stafford Storm

15U Lin

51-48 Win over Great Falls Spartans (Semifinal)

62-29 Win over LBA Team Attack Silver – Dovala

48-22 Win over LBA Navy

56-23 Win over Fairfax Stars

16U Dashti

15-0 Win (Final)

55-41 Win over Fairfax Stars (Semifinal)

48-49 Loss to Great Falls Spartans

67-32 Win over MLBL Eagles

65-32 Win over LBA Needles

17U Gray-Mendes

54-78 Loss to Carolina Wolves NC (Final)

60-32 Win over Hardknocks (Semifinal)

65-59 Win over Metroball DC Gold

64-28 Loss to Carolina Wolves NC