Manasota Select won the 9th grade division of Think Pink. They started the weekend off with a tough loss to Space Coast Fury 9th 40-33. They then were playing up a grade level against Florida Elite SW 10th and Space Coast Fury 10th. They got their chance at redemption in the 9th grade championship against Space Coast Fury 9th. They came out on top, defeating Space Coast Fury 9th 37-26.
The Florida All-Stars and the Port Charlotte Pirates had a strong showing in pool and bracket play. They met in the first game of pool play. The Florida All-Stars won 56-48. They championship game was different. The Port Charlotte Pirates were victorious 45-40.
King of Kingz and Hoops on Mission struggled in pool play but turned it around in bracket play. They met for the first time in the championship game and King of Kingz was victorious with a final score of 69-66.
Florida Elite cruised through pool play winning each game by an average of 20 points. Chobee Nation has similar success but dropped both games against Florida Elite. The championship game was much closer but Florida Elite emerged victorious with a final score of 70-61.
Chobee Nation started and ended strong. Their solid play led them to a rematch against Florida Elite’s 4th grade team for the championship. Chobee Nation beat Florida Elite 36-29.
The Florida Phenoms and Mambas had strong pool and bracket play each winning, on average, by 20. They met for the first time in the championship game and then Florida Phenoms were victorious with a final score of 75-61.
Both teams had little to no problems in pool play. Naples Storm-Anderson went undefeated in pool play and the Venice Warriors went 2-1, due to a loss to Naples Storm-Anderson. In their rematch, although it was closer, the result was the same. Naples Storm-Anderson was victorious with a final score of 48-36.
Both teams played a grade up and struggled in pool play. When they faced each other Chobee Nation ran away with it both times. Chobee Nation was crowned champion thanks to their 48-25 victory over the Venice Warriors.
Chobee Nation and Naples Storm each cruised through pool play and only had issues win they played each other. Each game was decided by less than 3 points. Naples Storm was victorious in each game, winning 40-38 in pool play and then wining 45-42 for the championship.
Florida Storm Elite and Hoops on Mission both cruised to pool and bracket play with little to no problems. When they played each other, it was a tight game until the end. Hoops on Mission emerged victorious with a final score of 45-39.