Local players participate on state basketball team
Carolina Crush Girls AAU Basketball Team based in Irmo, traveled to Wilmington NC May 18th-20th to compete in the National Travel Basketball Association Tournament, where they became the tournament champions. The Carolina Crush’s weekend tournament record was 3 and 1.
Games were as follows: East Coast All-Stars (36) vs. Carolina Crush (49), Carolina Crush (33) vs. Wilmington Hurricanes (50), Carolina Crush (42) vs. Lady Aces (26), Wilmington Hurricanes (35) vs. Carolina Crush (41).
Team members include Dezaray Nalley (York Prep Academy), Tiara Daniels (Saluda High School), Rachel Larsen (Lugoff-Elgin High School), Coach Joey Ouzts (Irmo, Saluda native), Shemyra Patterson (Greenwood High School), Auvia Holland (Saluda High School), Shimya Carroll (Saluda High School), Hikima Littles (Hartsville High School), Ahonesti Brunson (Hartsville High School), Denise Childs Ouzts, Team Administrator (Irmo, Ninety Six native),