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Three Bermuda Players Invited To Global Squad

Three Bermuda Players Invited To Global Squad

Team Hurricane Basketball Academy is continuing to make its mark in the international basketball community, with three of its players invited to participate in Global Squad, an intensive summer basketball program run by the Alexander Basketball Academy. The students invited include Bryce Gonsalves, Jorel Smith, and Rye Ahronson. A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Mykal Glasgow Commits To Thomas College

Mykal Glasgow Commits To Thomas College

Local student athlete Mykal Glasgow of the Berkeley Institute has committed to play basketball at Thomas College in Maine and will study accounting in the fall. Mr. Glasgow, a high honours student, has “a track record of success both on and off the court.” A spokesperson said, “Playing basketball ever since he was five years old,... Read more of this article

Visiting Law Enforcement Donate Hoop & Torch

Visiting Law Enforcement Donate Hoop & Torch

Four Law Enforcement Officers and the Fire Chief from Pittsfield Massachusetts recently visited Bermuda on a cruise, and while they were on the island they donated a portable basketball hoop and an Olympic torch to local police officers, having invited them to take part in a new community policing initiative called the Basketball Cop Foundation.A... Read more of this article

Patrick To Coach At Texas Christian University

Patrick To Coach At Texas Christian University

Bermuda-born David Patrick has been hired by Texas Christian University [TCU], following up on his time with Louisiana State University as the basketball assistant head coach for the 2014-15 season. A story on the TCU website said “TCU men’s basketball coach Jamie Dixon announced the hiring of David Patrick Wednesday afternoon. “Patrick... Read more of this article

Wade-Fray Named To WBBL Team Of The Year

Wade-Fray Named To WBBL Team Of The Year

Bermuda’s Jenaya Wade-Fray has been named to this season’s Molten WBBL All-British Team of the Year, with the basketball player being cited as giving some “terrific displays” throughout the season. In naming her to the team, the WBBL said, “London 2012 Olympian Jenaya Wade-Fray is given recognition for the way she has inspired... Read more of this article

Basketball Team Competing In Pennsylvania

Basketball Team Competing In Pennsylvania

The Bermuda Girls 18 and Under National team is in Manheim, Pennsylvania for three days of basketball. The team is taking part in the Blue Chip Pre-Season Challenge, which is one of the largest tournaments in the US with over 250 girls teams present. This event is an NCAA Certified Event which is also attended by over 200 college coaches attending... Read more of this article

Basketball Association To Hold AGM On June 2

Basketball Association To Hold AGM On June 2

The Bermuda Basketball Association said they are “giving 21 days notice of an Annual General Meeting to be held on Thursday June 2nd, at 7:00pm, at the Cedarbridge Academy [Choral Room].” “There will be an election for all Executive Positions [President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary General],” the BBA said. Related... Read more of this article

Team Hurricane Global Skills Camp “A Triumph”

Team Hurricane Global Skills Camp “A Triumph”

For the second year in a row, the Team Hurricane Global Squad Invitational Skills Camp – held over the course of three days at Bermuda College and Warwick Academy – was “a triumph for Bermuda youth basketball.” A spokesperson said, “Team Hurricane Founder and President, Doug Reed, handed the reins to coaches Kevin Breslin... Read more of this article

Jenaya Wade-Fray Leads Brixton To Victory

Jenaya Wade-Fray Leads Brixton To Victory

Bermudian Jenaya Wade-Fray helped her Brixton Topcats team to claim the final spot in the Play-Offs in the Women’s British Basketball League [WBBL] Championship, leading her team with 30 points in a performance her coach said “showed why she is one of the best players in the league.”The club’s match report said, “Brixton... Read more of this article

Island Basketball League Holds All-Star Game

Island Basketball League Holds All-Star Game

The 2015-16 Cellone Island Basketball season is wrapping up, with the All-Star Game taking place this weekend. The Stephen Lee Conference defeated the Jahsun Afrika Conference 64 – 58, Chris Crumpler scored 17 points to lead the Stephen Lee Conference, while the Jahsun Afrika Conference was led by Kevin Stephens with 16 points.Crumpler also took... Read more of this article

Photos: BSSF Boys School Basketball Action

Photos: BSSF Boys School Basketball Action

The Bermuda School Sports Federation hosted their Basketball Finals inside the Berkeley Institute Gymnasium. Warwick Academy defeated the Berkeley Institute in the Junior Varsity game 25 – 20. Miguel Perry was MVP for Warwick, leading the way with 12 points. The Berkeley Institute defeated CedarBridge Academy 25 – 11 in the Varsity Girls... Read more of this article

Basketball: Flyboys Win National Championships

Basketball: Flyboys Win National Championships

The Flyboys United were crowned the 2015-16 Cellone Island Basketball League National Champions following their 2 – 0 Series win over the Twisters inside the Cedarbridge Gymnasium. Playing in the Best 2 out of 3 Championship Final, the Flyboys came into the game leading the Series 1 – 0 and they picked up a Game Two 76 – 57 win over the Twisters.Akil... Read more of this article

Basketball League: Flyboys United Win Game #1

Basketball League: Flyboys United Win Game #1

The CedarBridge Gymnasium was the scene of the first game of the 2015-16 Cellone Island Basketball League Championships. The game featured the #1 seed Flyboys United taking on the #2 seed Twisters, with the first points of the game coming after four minutes of action.Akil Smith hit a late 3-pointer to earn the Flyboys a 45 – 40 win over the Twisters.... Read more of this article