This division was very competitive and most of the games was decided by 1 point. The top team out of Alabama showed they are elite by winning the championship. They made a lot of 3 pointers every game and it was just to much for the opposing team.
The LA Bucks played some good basketball and was able to win the championship. They put pressure against there on the other teams and was able to win another championship.
Team 100 Tampa capped off a perfect weekend with a championship in the 8th grade division at Think Pink. They started things off with a 60-45 victory over Team Under Pressure. They then had a lopsided victory over Wave, 71-27. Their 2-0 pool play record placed them straight into the semis where they awaited Manatee PAL. They kept their winning ways going with a 64-43 win to move into the championship game against Bay Area Hoops Elite. This was their closest game yet, where Team 100 Tampa came out on top in a tight battle, 63-59.
The Tampa Aces were champs of the 7th grade division at Think Pink. Their weekend started out with a 54-16 victory over Skills Center Elite. They had another big win over Wolfpack 64-10. Their 2-0 pool play record earned themselves a spot in the semis where they faced Florida Future Elite. They defeated Florida Future Elite 59-14 to move into the championship game against the Lady Jaguars of South Florida. The Lady Jaguars were no match for the Aces as they capped off the perfect weekend with a 45-26 victory in the championship game.
Congratulations to Skills Center Elite on their 9th grade championship at Think Pink. They kicked of their championship run with a 68-52 win over the Tampa Bayhawks. They closed out pool play with a close win over Bay Area Hoops Elite 45-37. In bracket play, they started off in the semis against the St. Paul Stars, who they defeated 60-36 to move into the championship. This set up a match up with Top Flight Elite to decide who the champions were. Skills Center Elite rolled through to defeat Top Flight Elite 84-59.
Wolfpack brought home the title at Think Pink in the 8th grade division. They started their weekend off not how they expected to with a 44-34 defeat to the Tampa Aces. They bounced back with a 40-25 win over St. Pete Heatwave. This put them into bracket play where they started off with a 45-18 win over High Hoops to move them into the semis. They took care of business in the semis against Space Coast Fury, 57-27. This put them into the finals against the Tampa Aces with a chance at redemption. They got their revenge as they defeated the Tampa Aces 47-41 to win the championship.
LA4 2020 were the champs of the 10th grade division of Think Pink. They started off with a blowout win over the Tampa Bayhawks 74-32. They then dropped a close one to Top Flight Elite 64-62. They finished up pool play with a 58-30 win over Wave. Their 2-1 pool play record gave them a chance at redemption against Top Flight Elite in the championship. LA4 2020 did not let history repeat itself as they upended Top Flight Elite 59-53 to win the championship.
Florida Elite Southwest went 5-0 on the weekend en route to a championship at Think Pink. They started off with a 75-41 routing of Wave in the opening round. They followed it up with a 66-40 win over The Stampede. Their 3rd game was a match up with Gainesville Stampede, who they defeated 58-39. They ended pool play with a 64-38 win over Top Flight Elite. They got put into the championship game against The Stampede. They capped off their weekend with another victory over The Stampede 76-60.
Space Coast Fury went perfect on the weekend en route to the championship in the 12th grade division at Think Pink. They kicked off their championship run with a 55-26 win over Tampa Bay Inferno. They then took down Florida Fierce 59-36. They followed it up with a 55-42 win over Sky Elite. They rounded out pool play with a victory over Wolfpack 43-24. In the championship game they were matched up against Florida Fierce. This one came down to the very end as Space Coast Fury came out on top 41-40.
Congratulations to Florida Blaze on winning the 7th grade championship at Think Pink. They opened up their weekend on a winning note, defeating Manatee PAL 58-42. They then defeated Skills Center Elite 51-40 in their second game. They finished up pool play with a 55-37 win over Bay Area Hoops Elite. They moved into the championship game against Skills Center Elite. They handled Skills Center Elite to bring home the championship, 46-27.