U15 Girls Capture Silver in the 2017 Turkey Hoops Classic
On Saturday November 18th the U15 Valiants Developmental team travelled to Dearborn Heights Michigan to take place in the Turkey Hoops Classic at Hype Athletic Gym. The girls went 2-1 and captured 2nd place in their pool. The first game was against the Grand Rapids MBA team. The MBA team pushed the Valiants hard and took the first game in Valiants pool play. The Valiants bounced back in their second game beating the Windsor Pinoy Suns 35-19. The Valiants were led by starting point guard Reem Chebli who had 10 points. Shooting guard Aisha Mazloum had 6 points for the Valiants. In the last game of the day the Valiants beat Team 94 with the final being 28-16. Chebli led the Valiants again with 9 points. Starting small forward Samira Taha had 6 points for the Valiants. Tournament MVPs went to Chebli and Nyra Brown-Henderson. Brown-Henderson was the steady hand that led the Valiants on both ends of the floor.
You can see the U15 next in the 2017 Windsor Valiants High School Girls Basketball All-Star Showcase at St. Clair College SportsPlex at 5pm on December 6th against the L’Essor Aigles Junior Girls.